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30 years in the US hasn't dimmed that accent one bit. I don't think I could have done that, I'd be more than mid-Atlantic after 3 decades.

Some effort has gone into preserving that accent

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Sat Nov 23rd, 2019 at 07:00:11 PM EST
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USAians love British accents.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Sun Nov 24th, 2019 at 05:16:23 AM EST
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Sure, but it's pristine. There is NO trace of her even having visited the US in there. No slight unconcious inflections, she's pure north east England.

That is quite a feat.

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Sun Nov 24th, 2019 at 03:20:32 PM EST
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