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Old August 11th, 2020, 11:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Condottiere View Post
It is what it is.

I actually can spell, and starbux is the end result of a protracted evolution of when I got sick of reusing the word credit, that started of with the French Crédit Impériale, got simplified to bucks, contracted to bux, and when I was looking at a split tailed mermaid and remembering the Revisisioned Series, came up with starbux.
It's clever. I'd wondered perhaps if T5 was using a new word for the moolah.
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