Queries About Colorful Expressions

hw gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Nov 18 05:15:25 UTC 2013

On Sun, Nov 17, 2013 at 3:30 PM, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at yale.edu>wrote:

> opaque

Is this one opaque?

as putrid as ten gallons of get-back

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come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
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