Mudcat Café message #4028105 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #44023   Message #4028105
Posted By: GUEST,paperback
13-Jan-20 - 04:39 PM
Thread Name: What the hell is a 'salty dog'?
Subject: RE: What the hell is a 'salty dog'?
Or maybe it, salty dog, morphed from salted cod, a slave staple, and stiff as a board.

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