Date: Tue, 14 May 1996 14:00:14 -0500 From: Natalie Maynor Subject: Re: out-of-pocket > For those of you who know "out of pocket" to mean 'unavailable, out of the > usual place' (as in "I'll be out of pocket for a week, but you can leave a > message on my machine"), are you also familiar with the analogical "in > pocket"? We have only one example: "We called to tell her that we are I offer myself as one negative datum. I consider "out of pocket" = "unavailable" quite well known and ordinary but have never heard "in pocket." --Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]