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Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2011-06-23 16:14:36

Registered: 2006-08-09
Posts: 60

"amend of her own"

Found this on the Facebook page for the National Hurricane Center: “mother nature has amend of her own” …

Don’t know if it’s an eggcorn exactly. In the context, I suppose it could mean that Nature will amend things as she wishes. I don’t know; it seems like a stretch. Maybe it’s just the way the writer pronounces “a mind.”



#2 2011-06-26 07:03:23

From: Montreal
Registered: 2008-03-17
Posts: 1101

Re: "amend of her own"

WTFT, by all accounts. But it remines me of another strange one that’s out there, a mine of one’s own.



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