[Ads-l] "spirit" = "kidnapper", 1649; antedates OED2 a1675--

W Brewer brewerwa at GMAIL.COM
Wed Nov 26 02:04:10 UTC 2014


In 1968, I was spirited away by Selective Service. By the end of '69,
I was ghostin'.

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