May 10, 2019

“Aaack! Don’t blame ‘Hon’ and ‘Dearie’ on Southerners who pride themselves on politeness above all things. Wouldn’t do that to a stranger, and no Southerner would address one of their elders in such a fashion. Not ever. Close relatives are ‘ma’am’ and ‘sir.’ Other people they know are ‘Miss X’...

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