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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

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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]

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