Date: Sat, 25 May 1996 10:24:33 -0500

From: Natalie Maynor maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]RA.MSSTATE.EDU

Subject: Re: "took a shine to"

he "took a shine to exercising". I've only heard this once before in my

life. Any idea how this came about, and what it really means?

I don't know where it came from, but I've heard it all my life as an

expression meaning to like something immediately.

--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]