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   Re: [xml-dev] CHAT: Bagels and lox

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Lars Marius Garshol scripsit:

> Jewish? I think it would be more correct so say that "smoked salmon
> thinly sliced" is a Norwegian delicacy. At least we've been eating it
> here since time immemorial. The combination is unknown here, though.

Doubtless a delicacy can be a delicacy of more than one ethnos:
both my Irish and German ancestors ate potatoes, e.g.  (Historically,
they were the only European countries starving enough to accept the
New World tuber on a large scale when it was first introduced.)

John Cowan           http://www.ccil.org/~cowan        jcowan@reutershealth.com
To say that Bilbo's breath was taken away is no description at all.  There are
no words left to express his staggerment, since Men changed the language that
they learned of elves in the days when all the world was wonderful. --The Hobbit


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