more shit

Eric Nielsen ericbarnak at GMAIL.COM
Sat Sep 24 07:08:44 UTC 2011

In SE CT, early 70's, especially with shipyard workers, I used to hear "he
took a shitter" meaning the person had an accident or a fall.

If someone, e.g., fell off a ladder, people often said, "he took a shitter".


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