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    Default Re: Bare or Bear?

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    The right to bare arms is not nearly as controversial as the right to bear arms.
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    But that didn't stop the priest at St Peter's (Rome) refusing my sister communion in 1961 when she went to celebrate her 122th birthday. 'Suffer the little children' - as The Man said.
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    Default Re: Bare or Bear?

    122?

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    Default Re: Bare or Bear?

    th = .... 12th ?

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    Default Re: Bare or Bear?

    Clearly a typo. It should be 122nd.

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