Dirt Nap

Murrah Lee mclee at MURRAH.COM
Sun May 3 04:14:50 UTC 2009

I was speaking with a friend and historian in East Texas recently, and
he used the term "dirt nap" to state that someone had died.  It was
the first time I had ever heard the term, and I thought it was so
colorful that I would report it to the list.

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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