Like a mackerel

Cohen, Gerald Leonard gcohen at UMR.EDU
Mon Mar 5 18:36:15 UTC 2007

>From Wikipedia: "They [mackerels]... are known for their fighting ability,..."
An erotic dancer would not likely be "a cold fish." More likely she provided a session of rough sex.
Gerald Cohen


From: American Dialect Society on behalf of Charles Doyle
Sent: Mon 3/5/2007 11:24 AM
Subject: Re: Like a mackerel

It would be useful to know whether it's desirable or opprobrious for a woman to be a "mackerel"!



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