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Posted by David FG on April 29, 2009 at 18:27

In Reply to: 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.

Well I've never heard it - either in Ireland or the UK.


  • Egery ESC 29/April/09
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