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 Nunc Stans.Nunky pay for all. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Nuncu’pative Will.
A will or testament made by word of mouth. As a general rule, no will is valid unless reduced to writing and signed; but soldiers and sailors may simply declare their wish by word of mouth. (Latin, nuncupo, to declare.)   1

 Nunc Stans.Nunky pay for all. 

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