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"Live-in lover"

Posted by Yvonne on October 30, 2003

In Reply to: "Live-in lover" posted by ESC on October 26, 2003

Thanks for your feedback. I've learned a lot!

The reason for my original question was that a friend-of-a-friend was claiming a World War II origin for "live-in lover" -- and I didn't think it possible that, in the '40s, such relationships could, or would, have been so brazenly tagged.

What is your view?

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