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From: John Carpenter <>
Subject: Re: Irish Immigrant Literacy
Date: Sun, 23 Nov 1997 19:12:16 -0800 (PST)
I don't know if it's SI or just country, but my
mother's family always said it and when I use it my
wife knows it means sometime a little sooner than
when Hell freezes over.
> In a message dated 97-11-23 06:26:42 EST, you write:
> << >>
> Have you ever heard the term "drekkly" for
> My Grandmother used say "Company'll be here drekkly."
> I don't know if this is a Scotch-Irish
saying.....but I thought it was cute!!
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