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"I've 'got' my period" for menstruation

Posted by Abe on March 08, 2004

(No one in this household has menstruated in two decades so we are out of touch)

Why is it not "I'm having..." or "I'm in..." or "It is my ..."?

Why "got"?

How long has it been "got"?