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    Made me smile...

    From an online sword dealer site (I won't embarrass them in case they're a member here!):

    "...the Proof Stamp of revolutionary republican France – (a bundle of faeces surmounted by the Phrygian Bonnet)".

    Spellchecker doesn't always spot the obvious ones!

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    Interesting mental image is produced by that typo!

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    I believe that is an example of the oft-cited, but rarely seen "hat full of s@#t" mark.

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    In those times, a typo like that would have won you a trip in a "charrette" to Place de la Révolution....

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    You are right Matt....
    That must be the sound of the falling blade of the guillotine.

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    made me smile

    You are right Matt....
    That must be the sound of the falling blade of the guillotine.
    Last edited by DanR; 07-28-2015 at 06:42 AM. Reason: double post

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