On Sep 14, 2014, at 1:14 PM, Donal McEvoy wrote: > Before she passed did she by any chance make one last gasped utterance in a > broad scots' accent - "Free-dom"? > I saw no sign that Wensleydale was a closet Scot; she always sounded like a Londoner to me... as do all the others, which is odd because Cheddar, the Buff Orpington, is the only one with close genetic ties to that part of the world. Wodehouse and wode are but a few letters apart though, so who knows? Implications are not my line. David Ritchie, Near Fort Squawk.