Date: Wed, 15 Nov 1995 13:14:57 -0800
From: THOMAS CLARK tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NEVADA.EDU
Subject: Re: Tomboy & Sissy
Any prison lexicon study shows the same usage among prisoners.
However, I know someone who works in the Georgia prison system who
regularly uses "tomboy" and "sissy" to refer to the female and male
homosexuals in prison. He became a teenager in the South in the 1950s. Is
he using a personal set of euphemisms or did I miss something as a naive