Date: Mon, 9 Oct 1995 09:20:00 -0400 From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Re: Polk salad and rampy stuff >Saturday night I had dinner with a native of Asheville, NC, who told of >the culinary delights of ramps. I believe that he also said that >Asheville has a ramp festival. The proximity of Ashville to eastern >Tennessee obviously suggests a regional term; I had never before >encountered ramps here in eastern NC. > >Regards, > >Bruce Southard Is "ramp" equivalent to "rape"--the vegetable, not the crime? Wayne Glowka Professor of English Director of Research and Graduate Student Services Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]