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Ianthe and Linguistics
> By all means, you may pronounce my name "Hay-Yoo." Of course, if you
> do, I celebrate your spirit of cross-cultural tolerance by pronouncing
> your name "Ecki-Ecki-Ecki-Piyoo-Pitang".
Geez, I _hate_ that! Any fool can see there are only two "ecki"s in "Henry".
I implore you: please take Alianora's class on European Languages. A mind is
a tragic thing at waste, or words to that effect.
> Oh, and that's "Countess Hay-Yoo".
Excellency, at this point, I throw myself open to your mercy; as no slight
was ever intended. I swear upon my honor, from this day forward, I will never
fail to address you as "countess", should I use the "hay-yoo" pronunciation,
as is proper in my native tongue.
-Henry the Pedant
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