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Thread #155557   Message #3660396
Posted By: GUEST, topsie
15-Sep-14 - 08:50 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Is this an urban myth?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Is this an urban myth?
The parallel case might be the joke doing the rounds some years ago about a woman asking for advice after her husband went out to buy a cauliflower (or maybe Brussels sprouts) and never came back.
The advice:
"If I were you I'd open a tin of peas."