You're close. He was never on Zion-L so long as I've been here (obviously Gary and John would be the people to ask that), but I do remember someone -- John, methinks -- asking how to pronounce his name. I had pronounced it TVET-ness and when I've talked to him in person he never objected, but when the question came up I asked him specifically, and he told me a long and complicated story about his grandfather outsmarting himself and pronouncing it TWET-ness, which is how the family pronounces it now.
Grampa Bill wrote: > > Gary Smith wrote: > > > > > I guess the person to ask would be John Tvedtnes, since it sounds like > > > he's one of those heading this up. > > > Anyone got his email address handy? > > ========================== > Grampa Bill asks: > Is my memory failing me? (Likely!) I thought he got in a snit an' cut us off > 'cuz we couldn't figure out how to pronounce his name. Or maybe that was another > list. > Love y'all, > Grampa Bill in Savannah > > ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// > /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// > /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// > ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// > -- Marc A. Schindler Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada -- Gateway to the Boreal Parkland "The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark." --Michelangelo Buonarroti Note: This communication represents the informal personal views of the author solely; its contents do not necessarily reflect those of the authorís employer, nor those of any organization with which the author may be associated. ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ==^^=============================================================== This email was sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org EASY UNSUBSCRIBE click here: http://topica.com/u/?aaP9AU.bWix1n Or send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] T O P I C A -- Register now to manage your mail! http://www.topica.com/partner/tag02/register ==^^===============================================================