Douglas G. Wilson
douglas at NB.NET
Sun Apr 24 05:14:11 UTC 2005
>"That's deeper than a post-hole toad."
I've never heard it. I can't find an instance right away.
DARE shows "posthole owl" meaning a burrowing owl.
Apparently there are several "burrowing toads" native to Texas; conceivably
"posthole toad" is used rarely or locally for one (or more) of these.
Then again, maybe the reference is to a toad turned up while digging a
posthole, or something like that.
-- Doug Wilson
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