Date: Wed, 30 Oct 1996 13:56:38 -0500
From: "Jeutonne P. Brewer" jpbrewer[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]HAMLET.UNCG.EDU
Subject: Re: "don't" with 3rd-sg subj (was: NO TICKEE, NO SHIRTEE
If I remember correctly Lord Peter Wimsey used both "don't" and "et" as
the past form for eat. They were in some sense upper class usage (and
hunting and fishing as sport would go along with that class).