[Ads-l] "the trots (a British colloquialism for diarrhea)"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Mar 17 19:18:59 UTC 2015

- Kenan Malik in the NYT

Isn't "trots" used in the relevant meaning not only here, but also pretty
much anywhere else that English is spoken?

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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