That hasn't happened here -- yet! Just don't suggest it out loud.
Maybe I'm showing my age, Chris, but I must admit I groan
when a few of our senior members start flapping their elbows
in Wild Geese!
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Sent: Thursday, December 06, 2001 11:01 PM
> In a message dated 12/06/2001 9:58:56 AM Eastern Standard Time, > firstname.lastname@example.org writes: > > I usually say "the formation that I'm not supposed to call teapots." > > Indeed not. Why, the next thing you know the dancers will be imitating
the > spout and handle of the teapots with their arms. ;-) > > We have an expression here also for the "teapots" that occur in some
5-couple > dances like the Black Mountain Reel: two teapots and a samovar. > > Chris (in New York) >