[lit-ideas] Re: I shall say this only 5,000 times (allo allo)

  • From: JimKandJulieB@xxxxxxx
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2007 00:09:07 EST

Yes.  The din of a cafeteria is universal, I believe.  To me,  "supper" and 
"dinner" are interchangeable (being the evening meal), where  "lunch" is the 
noon-time fare.
Julie Krueger

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only 5,000 times (allo  allo)  Date: 3/10/2007 8:08:18 P.M. Central Standard 
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On Mar 10, 2007, at 5:23 PM,  JimKandJulieB@xxxxxxx wrote:

>> But wait...a memory  of school dinners...spam fritters...spam dunked in
>> batter and then  fried...
> I believe we referred to it as "mystery meat"....  But  "dinners"?  We 
> had lunch at school.....but dinner later.....like  6:00 p.m. or so.

I think the terms were  interchangeable.  We certainly had our lunches 
in a dining hall.   Which had an unbelievable din.

David Ritchie,
Portland,  Oregon

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