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Thread #47074   Message #702771
Posted By: John Nolan
02-May-02 - 07:39 AM
Thread Name: BS: Scots Rhyming Slang???
Subject: RE: BS: Scots Rhyming Slang???
See you Oscar = see you later (Oscar Slater was hung for something or other - maybe Ewan knows what) Battle cruiser = boozer Tom tit = something an unlucky person might do in their winners and losers (see above) and, finally, a good old Glasgow double-racist observation: He's a Paddy Mularky = a darkie.