Date: Wed, 10 Dec 1997 00:06:59 EST
From: Davidhwaet Davidhwaet[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM
Subject: Re: How cold was it?
My understanding of the phrase, "It's cold enough to freeze the balls on a
brass monkey" is that the monkey is a triangle made of brass upon which cannon
balls were stacked. When it got cold enough, the balls would freeze on the
Nothing to do with the little guy's anatomy.
David R. Carlson