End of ADS-L Digest - 24 Jan 1996 to 25 Jan 1996 ************************************************ There are 14 messages totalling 567 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. expressions (2) 2. Chinchy to Ginchy 3. Chinchy to Ginchy -Reply (3) 4. expressions -Reply 5. Positive _any longer_? 6. T H E R I G H T S T U F F N E W S L E T T E R 7. Another WOTY (2) 8. hella hawkin' 9. street slang 10. chintsy ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Thu, 25 Jan 1996 23:23:05 -0800 From: Kim & Rima McKinzey Subject: Re: expressions >"If ice freezes on high water, the water will come back and get it." > >"Go back and lick your calf over again." This reminds me of my grandmother-in-law who, after visiting my husband and me for the first time, said of me in a later discussion, that I'd "been around and wore shoes." This was said as a compliment and I defined it as referring to someone who had more experience or sophistication. I've never heard it before or since. Comments? Rima