Date: Mon, 24 Nov 1997 14:38:17 -0500 From: Gregory {Greg} Downing Subject: Re: G-string At 02:26 PM 11/24/97 PST, you wrote: >Since several messages in the last few days have discussed the word >'whore,' I feel comfortable asking this: > >What does the 'G' in 'G-String" stand for? > It's as wide (sc. not very) as that bass string, in a piano, was always my impression. Is that Horne Tooke, or accurate? Gregory {Greg} Downing, at greg.downing[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] or downingg[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]