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Walpole relates, after an execution of eighteen malefactors, a woman
was hawking an account of them, but called them nineteen. A gentleman
said to her, "Why do you say nineteen? there were but eighteen
hanged." She replied, "Sir, I did not know you had been reprieved."

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