NABOKV-L post 0018280, Fri, 1 May 2009 09:30:05 -0700

Re: THOUGHTS: Roth/DeRewal article in NOJ
Dear Alexey,

Wonderful! a possible triple!!! The eyedropper was used to administer
the poison, you know. I don't recall who the eavesdropper was -- do you?


On May 1, 2009, at 12:55 AM, Alexey Sklyarenko wrote:

CK: Similar play in Ada: ewedropper as a pun on eyedropper

Dear Carolyn,

I thought that "a dripping ewes-dropper in a dream" (ADA, Part Two,
ch. 5) was a pun on eavesdropper.

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