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  •  one of my friends in London that I stayed with is (1+ / 0-)
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    an archaeology grad student at Oxford, from South Africa.  He HATES London--says it's cold, wet, rainy and depressing.


    In London most people didn't give me a second glance (though folks in a few pubs wanted to have a chat with the American). But in Wareham everyone who heard my American accent wanted to stop and talk.  Apparently they don't get many Yanks in Wareham.  ;)

    •  I can believe that (1+ / 0-)
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      I didn't even know where Wareham was (say that fast three times!).

      I've been in the US 14+ years, and while I don't get asked about my accent in LA, it always gets comments in the little towns.

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