moderated Re: Symbolic Pun


portagecreek
 

Joseph, 

I think it was a WWII yank expression for buzz off. Although groups.io does not seem to like links you might try this:

https://writingexplained.org/idiom-dictionary/go-pound-sand

Gary Reeves

-----Original Message-----
From: "joseph h via Groups.Io"
Sent: Nov 20, 2019 8:24 PM
To: main@puny.groups.io
Subject: Re: [puny] Symbolic Pun

I'm missing something here. Can you translate? [Poundand -- poundsand...20 shillings and...pencesand...]

Puzzled over the pond

????& would be better as a hybrid using a letter too. ??????????s&

G Reeves


-----Original Message-----
From: gary hallock <gary@...>
Sent: Nov 20, 2019 11:21 AM
To: main@puny.groups.io
Subject: Re: [puny] Symbolic Pun

My son Andrew sometimes signs his name ???&rew.??? I am so proud! 

Gary Hallock

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On Nov 20, 2019, at 9:59 AM, portagecreek <gypsywagon@...> wrote:

???I recall Gary once wishing to construct puns using nothing but graphics. I think I have found one that uses nothing but symbols:

         ??&

G Reeves




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