Originally Posted By: Celandine

Pretty much like our friend padmavyuha,
the United Kingdom take delight in word play,
riddles, puzzles and double (often triple) entendres

That's why we Americans can only get a single
layer of "Monty Python's Flying Circus"...

They take delight in pushing the use of the
"English" language way beyond the envelope.

Parenthesis because even the language itself
is broken down into sub-sets that they ALL
insist is the Purest Form of..... w/e
Queen's English, Common English, Australian
English and American English...
"...and never the twain shall meet."

it's pretty harmless with no offense intended.

I enjoy the heck out of all the above....
I would leave it to the author to say "no harm intended"... thanks for the peace talks though. cool