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#106945 - 07/03/03 11:17 AM trade-last
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I have never heard this phrase before. To ask for a compliment invites a scathing retort. It is an inverted for;m of bragging.


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#106946 - 07/03/03 11:33 AM Re: trade-last
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It *is a strange one. New to me too.


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#106947 - 07/03/03 12:57 PM Re: trade-last
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new to me, as well.

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