Originally Posted by Der Alte
Let's face it - English is a crazy language.
The bandage was wound around the wound.
The farm was used to produce produce.
The soldier decided to desert his dessert in the desert.
After a number of injections my jaw got number.
And there is no egg in eggplant or ham in hamburger; neither apple nor pine in pineapple.
Sometimes I think all the English speakers should be committed to an asylum for the verbally insane.
Don't forget he wanted to polish his Polish medal!