Date: Tue, 31 Oct 1995 14:04:54 -0600 From: Charles F Juengling Subject: Re: Sulking Over Silky Milk & Ot On Tue, 31 Oct 1995, James C Stalker wrote: > Many years ago, about 30+, a friend of mine from West Va. told a story on > himself about a trip to New York City. After a long night of drinking and > having fun, he wound up in a diner and asked for some /mEk/, but no one > understood what he wanted. His astute friend from NC translated for him and > asked for /mElk/. He decided that NYC was not his town. > > JCStalker > [mElk] is also heard here in the Twin Cities. Is it (still) common elsewhere? Fritz Juengling