Date: Thu Sep 21 2000 - 17:34:35 PDT
In a message dated 9/21/00 10:38:04 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
Robert.Harley@inria.fr asks hopefully in response to:
<< >boobies for everyone,
Is that an offer???
Genus Sula, family Sulidae: several species, including the common red-footed
booby (S. sula).
—ORIGIN early 17th cent.: probably from Spanish bobo (in both senses), from
Latin balbus 'stammering'.
(tastes similar to crow, without the attendant reflux)
you should feel fruit first:
The taut skin of persimmon
portends a pucker.
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