Posted by James Briggs on July 29, 2003
In Reply to: Pulling for you posted by ESC on July 29, 2003
: : What is the origin of this phrase?
: I am guessing that it comes "rope pull," a group activity at picnics, etc.
: See http://www.nmhschool.org/news/99-00/ropepull.html 5th and 6th photo down.
This looks like what we call "Tug o' War" in Britain. Is that the case?