Think again if you thought lysergic acid diethylamide and stories of trips based on the initials of this parishioner. Bellairs, anglophile that he was, was probably alluding to £sd, the abbreviation for British pre-decimal currency. The letters, often written Lsd, refer to pounds, shillings, and pence, originating from the Latin words librae, solidi, and denarii.
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