peeking at eye candy

Mark_Mandel at DRAGONSYS.COM Mark_Mandel at DRAGONSYS.COM
Tue Jun 1 21:26:18 UTC 1999

The estimable Judge Popik writes:

    Greetings from a java shop on Hollywood Boulevard.
    I walked past a store on this little block called "Eye Candy."  It was
not far away from Frederick's of Hollywood, and appeared to sell the same
sort of frilly undergarments.  Of course, my etymological interest was peaked
and I walked in.
    I asked the woman who worked there how long the store had been named "Eye
Candy," but it had been named that for only a year.

Neither "peaked" nor "peeked", but "piqued"... as Barry may be at my

-- Mark

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