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I read once that most Italians consider themselves to
be lovers, and that each one thinks he is the national
champion.
Gary

On 31 Jan 2006 at 10:07, Polhemus, Bill wrote:

> FWIW, I would reverse the "Lovers are French, Cooks are Italian". Not that either are "bad" at those tasks. But they certainly appear to be BETTER at the others (e.g. Casanova).
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> From: Rhkratzse(--nospam--at)aol.com [mailto:Rhkratzse(--nospam--at)aol.com]
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> YES, that's the one!
> Thanks,   
> Ralph
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> In a message dated 1/30/06 6:59:20 PM, chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com writes:
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> 	On Jan 30, 2006, at 4:31 PM, Rhkratzse(--nospam--at)aol.com wrote:
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> 	>  Actually I though it was a bit longer, including a few other
> 	> categories of cultural strengths and weaknesses, but I may be wrong.
> 	I have a T-shirt which says, 'Heaven is where the police are British,
> 	the mechanics are German, the cooks are Italian, the lovers are French
> 	and it's all organized by the Swiss. Hell is where the police are
> 	German, the mechanics are French, the cooks are British, the lovers are
> 	Swiss and it's organized by Italians.'
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> 	chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com   | this distance" (last words of Gen.
> 	.......................................| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania
> 	1864)
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