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Re: Pulling for you

Posted by James Briggs on July 29, 2003

In Reply to: Re: 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?