Date: Thu, 5 Oct 1995 12:45:17 -0500
From: Katherine Catmull kate[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]BGA.COM
Subject: Re: Lexical choice?
On Thu, 5 Oct 1995, Kathleen M. O'Neill wrote:
That reminds me of the phrase my mother used to use for grocery shopping:
No one I know now uses this phrase.
Anyone heard it?
Yes, it's not uncommon among native Texans I know. It used to sound odd
to me but I've grown to appreciate the specificity.
Kate Catmull kate[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]bga.com