Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Feb 1 06:10:32 UTC 2013

She says,

"It wasn't like I was just fucking *John*. It was more like I was
fucking *over* his soul."

and not

"… fucking his soul *over*."

And this isn't the first time that I've heard "screw/fuck over
someone" used by a white speaker, instead of "screw/fuck someone
over." They're finally getting it right! :-)

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

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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