Subject: Two Sevens and Three
"You probably already know this, but I recall a French "rule" for the
maximum age difference for lovers — as noted by the writer of one of
those books about life in the french countryside (1980s?): it was as I
recall: "two sevens and three" — 17 years apart is OK by the French,
We'll take it! And as the French might say, Merci Beaucoup — Tim & Mary
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