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2008-08-11 15:01:01

By LORKIN, Yvonne Marie Let every bottle count . . . for charity. -------------------- I received an email from the "IRF" the other day. At first I thought I might've forgotten to do my GST which threw me into a total spin (because their overdue fines are vicious!) But reading on I was pleasantly surprised to see I was just having a dyslexic moment and instead of the IRD, the email was in fact from the International Riesling Foundation. What a relief. Intrigued I was too, because...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.