Date: Sun, 19 Mar 1995 12:43:16 GMT+1200 From: Tim Behrend Subject: Re: hellbent for leather On Fri, 17 Mar 1995 at 21:18:41 -0600, Joan Livingston-Webber wrote: > So, along with where in Sam Hell and Jesus H. Christ, I'd > like to add my curiosity about hellbent for leather. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ I've never heard this expression, but "hell bent for election" was always used in my family with a meaning like "recklessly fast". Tim Behrend