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From: "Spehro Pefhany"
Subject: Re: Why is the home voltage so high ?
References: <3D9B5AB7.991714B9@earthlink.net> <3D9C3B1A.firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>
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Date: Thu, 03 Oct 2002 18:08:59 GMT
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The renowned The little lost angel wrote:
> In Asian cultures, there is a term Yang Gui Zi. Basically refers to
> white men, ie Caucasians and literally translated means Ocean
> Devils/Ghosts, alluding to the fact Westerners came from "over" the
I've more commonly heard gweilo/kweilo (foreign ghost/devil).
> PLus, the ghosts and demons in Chinese myths almost inevitably comes
> in shades of whites or greenish whites :D
Greenish white? I guess that would be a most unhealthy skin color to have,
regardless of whether you started out pale, overcooked, or golden.
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