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Thread #8321   Message #51586
Posted By: Bill D
31-Dec-98 - 06:46 PM
Thread Name: Self righteous prats
Subject: RE: Self righteous prats
(the silly thing is, neither word is pronounced 'coop'..)

coup is 'coo', and coupe' is 'coo-pay', approximately

(and I suppose there is some aspect of all this that I have missed, but we self-righteous nit-pickers are also careless sometimes.....)