laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Tue Jan 25 16:03:26 UTC 2005
At 7:52 AM -0800 1/25/05, FRITZ JUENGLING wrote:
>Never heard that.
>>>> neil at TYPOG.CO.UK 01/25/05 01:36AM >>>
>As a Limey I'd get you a drink, make you a drink or fix you a drink (the
>latter if I used more than one component).
>Just when did Americans begin to build drinks? Not only build them, but also
very odd. in the old days, refreshing them was enough. Well, this
way it does sound as though we're burning more calories when we do
it--"The snow was too deep to go out to exercise, but I worked out
rebuilding my drinks."
>'She sipped at the repaired drink with pleasure...'
>'His own drink was almost gone so he rebuilt it.'
>-Marty Machlia, 'Electric Swap', Greenleaf Classics, San Diego, 1970, 130
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