[Ads-l] Heard: "get a wet leg"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sat Oct 10 20:29:12 UTC 2015

The color-man for the Michigan-Northwestern football game, notes that NW,
currently getting its ass kicked, "can't get a wet leg, over there on the

"About 4,110 results"

AFAICT, it has a quasi-literal meaning with respect to its use by
prostate-cancer survivors.

The bladder recently has been a bit unreliable; no matter how long I wait
after the finish I still _get a wet leg_.

The UD is no help.

Further deponent sayeth not.
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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