"haunting ground" = stomping ground

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Aug 10 19:39:46 UTC 2009

Not in OED, though Google Books turns up a number back to the 19th C.
in contexts of actual hauntings.

Rick Sanchez of CNN, who seems alive, has just alluded - twice - to his "old
haunting grounds in South Florida."


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