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Posted By: GUEST,Martin Ryan
22-Aug-03 - 07:01 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: The Twang Man
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: The Twang Man
"mot", though now very local to Dublin, was once widespread in the British Isles (or on both sides of the Irish Sea, if you prefer). It usually meant more "whatever" than "wife, sister or sweetheart"!