Mudcat Café message #622467 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #42673   Message #622467
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
06-Jan-02 - 09:26 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: The Manchester Cornstalk
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Manchester cornstalk
The word is usually kissed, which Bruce Olson has pointed out many times is a euphemism for something very specific; woofed or whooped will mean exactly the same, and has the advantage of sounding more amusing when sung.