Hmmm... I wonder what The Yanks use, when their word for Autumn is "Fall"?
I await to be edumacated.
An American friend's just been relating that many of you/them are tending to use "Autumn", now. The logic being that a lot more stuff falls, during the winter.
Autumnal when I lived there but then again they were educated people.
It's clear that over 50% of USA citizens have a brain. It's just the system that let's them down.
I've had many Yanks, as friends, over the years. Once they'd settled, here, and worked out how things work, they've really liked it, here. We
became very close friends, eventually. They admitted that they liked my weirdness.
One told me that I should move to the States, because she felt I'd be president, within ten years!
The thing that I notice, when they first get here, is that they have an attention span of about three seconds. How they don't all die of a sean, before they're thirty, I'll never know. Maybe that's why they have so many ad breaks, on the telly.
When I visited the Virgin Islands, it was extremely marked, the differences between the British islands and the US ones. The British ones were about as laid back as you could ever imagine.
"When will that be done?"
"When it's done...".
On the US islands, everything was absolutely crazy. Plus, the British ones were my idea of paradise. The US ones have been seriously spoilt, to me (Rather like Mallorca was spoilt, once it got popular as a holiday destination for the British), which is a shame.
I'd go so far as to say that 90% of Americans had a brain, it was just "educated" out of them by their