Southerner


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Southerner

a native or inhabitant of the south of any specified region, esp the South of England or the Southern states of the US
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Some have conjectured hastily that all Southerners in town hie themselves to cafes at nightfall.
Why, I've seen Kentuckians who hated whiskey, Virginians who weren't descended from Pocahontas, Indianians who hadn't written a novel, Mexicans who didn't wear velvet trousers with silver dollars sewed along the seams, funny Englishmen, spendthrift Yankees, cold-blooded Southerners, narrow- minded Westerners, and New Yorkers who were too busy to stop for an hour on the street to watch a one-armed grocer's clerk do up cranberries in paper bags.
Splendid weather, this; a little cold for Southerners like me."
"I'm very fond of the old; you know that's a weakness of we Southerners." The poor lady, it will be observed, had another weakness as well.
How A Lebanese Southerner Reacted To The Israeli Bombings The hilarious way a Lebanese Southerner reacted to the Israeli bombings.
The newest edition to the outstanding Louisiana State University Press 'Southern Biography' series, "Andrew Jackson, Southerner" by Mark R.
With palpable disgust, one southerner lamented, "So our only hope of harmony and co-operation with our 'northern brethren,' lies in admitting their patriotism, and confessing our treason, that we were 'all wrong' and they were 'altogether right."' (1) By the spring of 1865, a defeat of seemingly apocalyptic proportions had not only quashed southern independence, but also now was challenging southern identity itself.
Altar Press, the self-proclaimed provider of "strategic attire for the liturgical Southerner," has released a T-shirt that they hope will appeal to Episcopalians, Methodists, Lutherans, and Catholics from the South.
When Jesus told his followers to love one another (John 13:35), He wasn't asking us to love only members of our own little group, but ALL people, whether rich, poor, black, white, southerner, northerner, Catholic or Protestant.
It also did not say who would count as a southerner. People originating from the south, and other peripheries, have been coming to Khartoum for decades to find work and escape poverty, droughts and conflict.
The grips are wood (walnut or rosewood I would guess), and the top of the barrel is marked "Southerner." On the side of the barrel is "Brown Mf'g Co./Newburyport, Mass\Patent Apr.
I am 76 years old, I have lived in the South nearly all of my life, and I have never heard any authentic Southerner say "you all" when they meant only one person.