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

Posted by ESC on March 08, 2004

In Reply to: "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"?

I'll have to do some research and get back to you. Maybe it's "got" because sometimes it might be considered a gift.