Posted by ESC on January 12, 2003
In Reply to: Follow a paper comet posted by green on January 12, 2003
: I read this recently and have no idea what was intended. ??
I've never heard the expression. Here's a guess: a paper comet would burn out quickly so maybe "following a paper comet" is symbolic of leadership that will fail or go nowhere.
How is the expression used in a sentence?