Mudcat Café message #540483 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #25358   Message #540483
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
02-Sep-01 - 08:05 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Go Tell Aunt Rhody
Subject: RE: Origins of: History of Go Tell Aunt Rhody
In answer to Gareth's question: almost certainly no, on both counts.  Geese are fairly common and, besides being aggressive and annoying, are, so far as I know, usually more-or-less grey.  It is extremely unlikely that there is any hidden significance here.