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#1 2006-09-16 08:56:36

Registered: 2006-08-08
Posts: 1455

EXPECTED mothers (expectant)

This is just a cute malapropism.

Perhaps some people want to be grandparents so badly that they EXPECT a grandchild, and insist that the EXPECTED mother start asking the doctor about the health of the EXPECTED baby.

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#2 2006-09-20 09:11:28

Registered: 2006-09-20
Posts: 2

Re: EXPECTED mothers (expectant)

Should that be expectorant mother – her child will be her spitting image.



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