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Egery

Posted by ESC on April 28, 2009 at 00:12

A few years back I posted this here on Phrase Finder:

Go all the way to Egery and back - A long distance. "I had to go all the way to Egery and back to get this dog." This refers to the community of Egeria in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

I was searching for various phrases online (I have time on my hands) and found several sites that identified this as a British expression. Anyone else heard this -- outside of West Virginia, I mean.

  • Egery David FG 29/April/09
    • Egery ESC 29/April/09
      • Egery David FG 30/April/09
        • Egery ESC 30/April/09
          • Egery Smokey Stover 30/May/09