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In a *heap*?

Posted by ESC on April 04, 2004

In Reply to: In a *heap*? posted by Jane J on April 04, 2004

: Hi there,
: I never quite understood what this means.
: I got tripped over and fell in a *heap*.
: *heap*=something that I bumped into? or I fell like a bundle ?

: Thanks

Like a bundle or pile of old rags/clothes, for example.