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RE: "Where the Red Fern Grows"

  • Subject: RE: [ferns] "Where the Red Fern Grows"
  • From: "Winter, Wim de" Wim.dewinter@wur.nl
  • Date: Wed, 9 Nov 2005 09:44:59 +0100
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  • Thread-topic: [ferns] "Where the Red Fern Grows"

All right, I'll be the first one to ask... What the @@@ is a Wookie?

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-ferns@hort.net [mailto:owner-ferns@hort.net]On Behalf Of
Duane Petersen
Sent: Wed, November 09, 2005 01:15 
To: ferns@hort.net
Subject: Re: [ferns] "Where the Red Fern Grows"

It seems that this question comes up every few years on Fern net.  
"Where the Red Fern Grows" is a work of FICTION.  That means that the 
author probably was using a literary device, and not a realistic 
description of a fern from Oklahoma.   Who wants to be the first to 
start looking for WOOKIES?????   ME, ME , ME.   D. Petersen

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