Date: Thu, 14 Dec 1995 14:04:35 -0800 From: Peter McGraw Subject: Re: Proverbial Knowledge On Thu, 14 Dec 1995, // wrote: > >Ditto (at the risk of being labeled a dittohead). > > Larry > >----------------------------Original message---------------------------- > >I've always heard it as "you pays your money and you takes your choice" > >(New York City and surroundings). > > > >Vicki Rosenzweig > > I've NEVER heard "choice" or "choices" until now. Always "chances" > NW Illinois, Central Colorado. > > -- Jim > Well, I've never heard anything but "choice" (and maybe an occasional "cherce") until this discussion started. By the way, hasn't anybody but me wondered how "choices" could qualify as "monosyllabic" (as described in the original posting)? Peter McGraw Linfield College McMinnville, OR