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Petty Hates

Post 17901

You can call me TC

Isn't it known as manspreading?


Petty Hates

Post 17902

Cheerful Dragon

Actually, Caiman, I meant right foot on right hip, etc.

I did some checking. It seems that akimbo now means "limbs flung out widely or haphazardly". Arms akimbo still means what it has always meant, it's just that legs akimbo has become an accepted phrase. I suppose I'll have to go with the flow, but that doesn't mean that I have to like it.


Petty Hates

Post 17903

Caiman raptor elk - Inside big box, thinking.

"Scratches toe behind ear"


Petty Hates

Post 17904

Cheerful Dragon

Why do you have a toe behind your ear, Caiman?smiley - ermsmiley - winkeyesmiley - tongueout


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