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Posted by Word Camel on November 26, 2003

In Reply to: Help!! posted by Bruce Kahl on November 26, 2003

: : : : It is my turn to drive into Manhattan for the Thanksgiving Day Parade.
: : : : My brother will drive if I can solve the following:

: : : : What are two 3 letter words pronounced EXACTLY the same but have different meanings and they have NOT 1 letter in common between them?

: : : : thanks
: : : : bk

: : : 'Ewe' and 'you'?

: : EAU and OWE ? Also French, but -- Are you quite sure you *want* to drive into Manhattan on Thursday morning? It's challenging, all sorts of inexperienced suburban drivers. Unless you plan to reach the city by, say, 6 AM.

: I live east of Manhattan and am a suburbanite but sorta experienced, having driven a big yellow cab in Manhattan during college.
: The roads are usually empty westbound in the early am ( yes, we leave about 6 or so) but eastbound at noon after the parade is quite a mess.
: Thanks for your help.
: b

I admire your gumption. I live 30 minutes by subway from the parade route and I've never ventured there in six years!