Humor Learning About NY
Humor Learning About NY is from Me Talk Pretty One Day, a humorous book by David Sedaris.
This is an excerpt from the chapter See You Again Yesterday:
It seems that if you had to be from America, New York was as good a place as any.
People had heard of it,
especially the three village teenagers who studied English in school
and often dropped by to discuss life in what they called,
I tried to explain that the N and the Y were initials that stood for New and York,
but they still insisted in joining the letters into a single word.
"Ny", they said, was what the insiders called it.
Didn’t everyone in "Usa" use that word?
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