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"What's brown and sounds like a bell?"

The real fun here, though, is "amercement," a word which I've seen exactly once before in my entire life. (It's a fine, the amount of which is determined by a court.) I didn't check Webster, but I'd bet a- plus mercy figures into its etymology.

Miss Cellania

Government ordered spring cleaning. Sometimes it has to be done.

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