Originally Posted by Limey Linda
HOWEVER, you need to understand that your repeated use of the term "Yank" is offensive.
Isn't life just getting too complicated nowadays.
I remember when you would say.
"Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me"
Seems that some people can't even stand a bit of lite banter !
Call me stupid but being English I get flack from every corner and am expected to stand it. Personally it makes me feel good that other folks seem to be so jealous of us. (Not sure why though, given the state of the country at the moment).
Roll on next weekend and a Rugby World cup final. It was so delicious to beat the French.
Oh and when you want to get PC and throw a few insults around understand this.
I am English. My daughter is English. My son is Scottish. My wife is from Ulster. I suppose we are all British but it causes a few fights when the footer is on !
And you've got to feel really sorry for my son because although he's a Jock he's got a southern English accent. LOl.