To live in the South you need to speak the lingo. If your vocabulary is rusty, bless your heart. Here’s a quick lexicon. Y’all: short for "you all" and infinitely more functional than "you guys." Fixin’: getting ready to. Reckon: to think, imagine, or suppose. Dear, hon, sweetie, shug: universal terms of endearment.
40 Things Every Southerner Ought To Do!
We've learned a few things over the years. Our editors have assembled the ultimate list of must-do activities from across the region. How many have you done?