going tonto

Jonathon Green slang at BLUEYONDER.CO.UK
Mon May 20 12:54:13 UTC 2002

Sloane Ranger, or more often 'Sloane' tout court remains as popular as ever
in the UK. There was a moment (1980s) when it took a back seat to 'yuppie'
but if for nothing else the British upper class is known for its infinite
resilence, arrivistes notwithstanding, and its Carolines and Henrys (the
ur-Sloane names) were unbowed by a load of ghastly counter-jumping oiks.
(Even if daddy's City firm did have to take some of them on to keep itself
afloat.) Some of them, older now, have transmogrified into 'ladies who

Jonathon Green

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