LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for CELTIC-L Archives


CELTIC-L Archives

CELTIC-L Archives


View:

Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font

Options:

Join or Leave CELTIC-L
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives


Subject: Re: "Scott-free?"
From: Bill McGee <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:CELTIC-L - The Celtic Culture List.
Date:Tue, 2 Nov 93 19:44:54 GMT
Content-Type:text/plain
Parts/Attachments:
Parts/Attachments

text/plain (20 lines)


Check your closest Oxford English Dictionary - it refers to taxes.
 
On Tue, 2 Nov 1993 [log in to unmask] wrote:
 
> Date sent:  2-NOV-1993 11:29:00
> Can anyone help by explaining where the term "scott-free" as in:  someone
> got off scott-free -- came from, originated?
>
> Thanks
>
> Mashoed Bailie
> Department of Communiation
> University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
> Oshkosh, WI 54901
>
> Office   -  (414) 424-7040
> Bitnet   -  bailie@oshkoshw
> Internet -  [log in to unmask]
 
 

Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main CELTIC-L Page

Permalink



LISTSERV.HEANET.IE

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager