222: Like the Tomb.

“I am Psmith,” said the old Etonian reverently. “There is a preliminary P before the name. This, however, is silent. Like the tomb. Compare such words as ptarmigan, psalm, and phthisis.”

(P.G. Wodehouse, Psmith, Journalist. London: A. & C. Black, 1915, p. 225).

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222: Like the Tomb.