Date: Mon, 18 Apr 1994 11:03:30 -0500 From: Joan Livingston-Webber Subject: stalking horse My chair used the phrase "stalking horse" today--which I'd never heard before. It's in American Heritage, but seems like something that would have regional variation. (Or am I just trying to cover my ignorance?) Ideas? -- Joan Livingston-Webber webber[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] "What gets better is the precision with which we vex each other." -Clifford Geertz