Originally Posted by auntie aubrey
i'm inland north as well, which is probably true since i'm from southeast michigan.
weird thing is, i thought i managed to shake the accent after moving to the south. i got tired of the "YA'LL'S FROM OHIO OR SOMETHIN'?!" questions. still, the quiz got me.
PS!! Nope. You don't lose it. I've been out east for 23 years and my accent still gives me away - sometimes. Although, now, I do say soda and not pop.