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To cry calf ropes

Posted by Marina Rullo on March 04, 2001

In Reply to: Meanings and origins posted by Harry Belt Turner on February 01, 2001

A friend of mine has come across this phrase in Faulkner's novel "Go down, Moses".
Can anyone explain the meaning and origin of this strange sentence?

Thank You.

Marina