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Old 08-08-2013, 11:38 AM
 
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Stumbled upon this thread today in "suggested threads" from another post. I wish Bill still posted here like he used to. Many good posts and a wealth of information
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Old 08-08-2013, 12:26 PM
 
Location: Asheville, NC
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You can't find many on Harker's Island speaking the Queen's English among the younger generation.
A little sample from my slice of heaven. I've been a woodser for almost 30 years


Carolina Outer Banks Brogue Vocabulary - YouTube
Used to have the same on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, especially before the Bay Bridge was built. And still vestiges of this on Smith Island, though that is slowly disappearing too.
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Old 08-31-2013, 06:39 AM
 
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Bill, I am curious how long you have lived in MC, what you love about it, what you would change if you could and what is different about MC. Thanks for the inpu!
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Old 08-31-2013, 09:10 AM
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Stumbled upon this thread today in "suggested threads" from another post. I wish Bill still posted here like he used to. Many good posts and a wealth of information
I dunno, he had some views that were WAY OUT THERE, IMHO! But he was good for a laugh every now and then.
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