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Summer reading: Talkin' Tar Heel | The NC Triad's altweekly
by Brian Clarey I had heard about the hoi tiode dialect favored by natives of North Carolina’s Outer Banks before I ever listened the accent itself, sung to me by a ferryman I was interviewing on my first trip to Ocracoke. “There’s lawts of bewts on the wadder these days,” he said, or some such …