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    That must be gauling.
    even the wise man Brexitisafix cannot help :emo: *
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    even the wise man Brexitisafix cannot help :emo: *
    Keep your chin up - that way you'll be forewarned if the sky should fall on your head.
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    Because someone put together a load of random letters and stated that this was what it meant... like most words.
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    (Original post by Captain Jack)
    Yeah... still, it was a fascinating conversation right?
    :lol: yep it certainly was, but who won the pen though
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    Etymology is so interesting. I found this website.

    http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=university
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    Latin for "suffering students"
 
 
 
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