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Thread #33616 Message #448975
Posted By: GUEST,Roger the skiffler
25-Apr-01 - 10:17 AM
Thread Name: Puns: Give us your worst/best
Subject: RE: Puns: Give us your worst/best
OK, I weakened...this is the oldest known example of the genre, told by a bard at the court of King Arthur ( or was it King Nevil the Ne'erdowell?).
No time to post it all but you'll get the drift from the punchline:"What?" said Sir Lancelot, indignantly refusing to ride the magy wolfhound, "Send a knight out on a dog like that?