|From:||Keith Gaughan <kmgaughan@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, November 18, 2001, 2:56|
Ar 21:41 17/11/01 -0500, bhac John Cowan le scríobh chugam:
>William Annis scripsit:
> > Certainly *using* Polari is a deliberate subculture
> > self-identification, but as far as I know Polari developed into its
> > role by absorbing vocabulary from other groups, most wonderfully
> > Lingua Franca (some day someone will explain to me this thing about
> > sailors and gay men).
>To be a sailor is to be in jail, with the additional chance of being
And let's face it: without female contact and a pent-up sex drive to put
rabbits to shame. Or so the legend goes...
Keith Gaughan <kmgaughan@...>
I can decide what I give / But it's not up to me / What I get given -=Bjork=-