Date: Tue, 19 Apr 1994 08:03:54 EDT From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Re: ink pen My Middle Georgia wife reports that she and her friends were once sent into paroxisms of laughter upon hearing a young man from Tennessee disambiguate the homophonous pin/pen by asking for a "marking pen." Wayne Glowka Professor of English Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]