Date: Sun, 6 Feb 1994 00:39:04 -0700 From: Rudy Troike Subject: Re: Sluff & Nimrod To judge from the local Tucson paper, kids here still "ditch" school, the usual California term. In South Texas ya hace muchos anos, kids "skipped" school or "played hookey", though the latter had a funny ring to it, rather foreign-sounding. Rudy Troike