Re: meep (was Re: Vexillology)
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, November 11, 2001, 1:21|
On Sat, 10 Nov 2001 10:19:15 -0800 Yoon Ha Lee <yl112@...>
> On Friday, November 9, 2001, at 10:02 , Keith Gaughan wrote:
> > Oh, and I've something to ask you: what does `meep' mean?
And as i think i've mentioned before, many of my group of friends also
use "meep", as well as "mew" and "weeeeee!" and other random
"mew. mew hast. mew hast meep!
mew hast meep get frog and a SMELLY SOCK!"
> Er--as I use it, it's a random nonsense syllable whose main function
> is to
> carry an emotion-laden tone:
> MEEP! (excited)
> ...meep... (forlorn)
> Yoon Ha Lee [email@example.com]