Benjamin Barrett gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM
Mon Jan 7 00:44:37 UTC 2013

On Jan 6, 2013, at 4:37 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at> wrote:

> On Sun, Jan 6, 2013 at 6:22 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at> wrote:
>> See, a cow's tail follows the cow around like it's dependent or something.
> I was thinking about something based on "kowtow," but you've persuaded
> me otherwise.

Sounds like an eggcorn to me, though there seems to be a use based on the shape of a cow's tail:

Benjamin Barrett
Seattle, WA
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