I was in coseley the other night.
Where abouts fella, this is turning into the Black Country chatroom.
Bats what we be bafter bat be (to speak in ancient Hales Owen dialect
Ehhhh?? still picking up the lingo from down here but trying hard not to pick up the accent
Something my dad told me: was drinking somewhere round Halesowen many moons ago and a couple of old Black Country chaps were talking and the one said to the other (having been asked where something was): "Bay be by be AA, bay be". (As in: they be by the AA, they be). (The AA HQ used to be in Halesowen, by the cricket club, btw).
Accent - always difficult. But put it this way: you're better off having a good, wholesome Black Country accent than picking up a Brummie one. And if that isn't cue for a flame by someone I don't know what is.
(My mom's a brummie at heart anyway, so I'm allowed to say that
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