Posted by Russ Cable on September 06, 2005
In Reply to: Re: Fair dos posted by James Briggs on September 03, 2005
: : What does this phrase mean, and where does it come from?
: I think it comes from the north of England and means that something is basically OK.
: "I'll give you £10 for your old shirt". "OK, fair dos".
: Try http://220.127.116.11/search?q=cache:-Yw6kPSZYx4J:www.phespirit.info/morningtoncrescent/20030616.htm+%22fair+dos%22&hl=en
: for another example.
So that's a fair do and those are fair dos, or does it have to do with MS-DOS? ^_^