Re: CHAT: Alcohol : was [conculture] Digest Number 360
|From:||Fior Avant <chiph@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, June 13, 2000, 20:33|
On Mon, 12 Jun 2000 21:17:37 -0400 Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...> wrote:
> Adrian Morgan wrote:
> > A bottle shop
> > is, of course, what many countries call an off-license.
>> I've heard the term, but never heard the definition; what is an
As far as I know an "offie" (Off-licence ) is a place that sells alcoholic
stuff after the "closing time" in the UK ... When all pubs are closed, the only
place you can get a drink (here a bottle) is at an offie.
"Dreams are such stuff we are made on" ( Shakespeare, the Tempest)