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    nyggus is offline Key Member
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    Question Staple sum

    "It was a staple sum on which we [the children] had to be reared."

    I understand this sum was what the parents had for the living and that this had to be enough to bring their children up (during this particular time). Am I right?

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    Re: Staple sum

    Yes.

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