two WOTY candidates for the price of one (or none)

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Thu Aug 1 19:17:57 UTC 2013

Not great ones, but…


--both used to describe a situation in which "with time ticking toward a breakup, troubled couples are planning one final, against-all-odds vacation in a desperate play [sic--for "ploy"?] to snatch romance from the jaws of divorce"


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