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Thread #167108   Message #4028378
Posted By: Steve Shaw
14-Jan-20 - 08:24 PM
Thread Name: BS: US war with Iran begins
Subject: RE: BS: US war with Iran begins
You can't stop the euphemism, John. Despite all I've said, even robo is still saying "taken out." When I first met the adorable Mrs Steve, she accepted my proposal after having been taken out by me many times over a couple of years, OK, mostly to an East End pub that had been a frequent resort of the Krays (though also to the Bishop Bonner in Bethnal Green, to see Chas and Dave on many a Thursday before they got famous), but at least she can't deny that she'd been taken out...