Appalachian Dialect

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Appalachian Dialect


Sometimes an old saying bubbles up from my consciousness and flows straight out of my mouth. I always wonder why…

Laurel thicket
Appalachian Dialect

Laurel Hells

laurel hell noun A dense growth of laurel (i.e. rhododendron) 1977 Hamilton Mountain Memories 48 Far back in the big…