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#1 2006-03-07 21:14:25

rjames
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Registered: 2006-03-07
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"bear in the cave" instead of "bat in the cave"

When you have a tickle in your nose and you try to rid yourself of it to no avail – you’re said to have a “bat in the cave”. I’ve heard some say “bear in the cave” – you help me decide which is right?

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