Date: Mon, 24 Oct 1994 10:07:28 -0700

From: Judith Rascoe boise[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]WELL.SF.CA.US

Subject: Re: Q: Mllions of Cats

"to set out to" also used in Idaho. It seems to mean "to embark on a course

of action", and the action can be physical or verbal ("He set out to explain

how he built that dam")