Posted by Al on June 08, 2005
In Reply to: Hang not, leave him posted by Bruce Kahl on June 06, 2005
: : I would like to know the meaning of "hang not, leave him".
: Without a context I would guess it means "Don't stay in the relationship with him and leave him immediately".
: To "hang" with someone is to enjoy that someone's company.
Again without context it could be a leftover from the old western movies where leaving someone was death as sure as hanging and furthermore one did not waste the rope.