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Re: Hat-racks in the desert

Posted by R. Berg on January 17, 2002

In Reply to: Re: Hat-racks in the desert posted by Bob on January 17, 2002

: : A sentence in the novel I'm translating mentions wild and wormy horses, like hat-racks in the desert. It's the hat-racks/desert part that confuses me. Has anybody got an idea?

: Extremely thin?

Useless? Deserts are hot during the day and cold at night. People there need to keep their hats on.