Posted by ESC on June 27, 2003
In Reply to: Re: Tipping the velvet posted by Cunning Linguist (groan) on June 27, 2003
: : : : : : : : : : Yes I saw a bit of the series here on Aussie ABC where tipping the velevet was explained by "charades" so wasn't sure if only applied to lesbians or wider.
: As there were no such things as lesbians before the 1960s - it must have included men going down...
: BTW - Getting the fondant out of Walnut whips (tm) and eating yoghurt from the pot are recommended training techniques.
: I didn't actually see the TV series - was it deliciously raunchy or was it coy?
I didn't watch it long enough to judge. Overwrought young love. At least the part I saw.