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Re: Help me

Posted by Bob on October 16, 2000

In Reply to: Help me posted by emma barrett on October 16, 2000

: Hey Guys,
: Does anyone know the derivation of the expression, "in a coon's age". I used it and suddenly was made aware that it might have a racial overtone to it. What is the derivation of the expression? And further, does anyone know of a sight to help with future colloquial questions?

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