In a message dated 6/19/03 10:52:18 AM EST, [log in to unmask] writes:

> I must leave the house, but shall now post some other uses of "little
>  life." More later ... Marcia

What got my attention was the phrase "a little life" (a phrase in Joyce's
book about the Irish) in **combination** with the phrase "dried tubers" (which
could point to the Irish potato famine).

Just some speculation for your consideration on a rainy and dreary June

-- Steve --