M-I-SS-I-SS-I-PP-I, that is the way I learned to spell Mississippi!
Funny how some things stick in your head. I remember learning to spell Mississippi saying it kind of like a rhyme M-i-ss-i-ss-i-ppi and also h-i-p-po-pot-amus. Kind of like skipping rope to a tune, something that just sticks in your head and you don’t forget.
I grew [...]