Date: Thu, 30 Mar 1995 08:49:05 -0500
From: BARBARA HILL HUDSON BHHUDSON[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GROVE.IUP.EDU
Subject: Re: Gesundheit!
Growing up in New Jersey in an African American family from Florida, I used the
term interchangeably with God Bless You. I do recall that as children when we
pronounced the word, we'd placed an explosive accent on the second syllable so
that the sounded like a sneeze.
bhhudson[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]grove.iup.edu