Freewrite Day 467 Wild and Woolly

in busy •  19 days ago

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Recent freewrite prompts are making me feel inadequate in my native (and only) tongue. I have a vague knowledge that this is a phase, but I have never used it or run into it before.

So I looked it up online in a few places and it related to the wild west. This is @janton’s area so maybe he has used the phrase.

It was in a book about the west in the mid 1800’s but possibly was in use before that. It is meant to describe a person or place that is lawless and uncultured. There are TWO movies with this name. One from 1917 and one from the 1970’s. How have I missed all this?

I guess you are supposed to say it if you see someone acting crazy, “Look at the wild and woolly man! Someone call the police!”

I do not think I will ever do that or use this phrase again in my life, but never say never!

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I missed those 2 movies two and will see if I can find them somewhere.

I like the info you gave about the prompt and wonder if @mariannewest knew it or just picked a prompt out of...

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Never say never!

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https://steemit.com/freewrite/@mariannewest/day-468-5-minute-freewrite-thursday-prompt-take-care

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Finally! Some words I know. Thank you for the delivery :)

Read about this for the first time mam thanks for sharing.

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You should do it! It's a great way to get consistent posting here and there are a lot of good people in it.

good. You learned something new LOL

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Haha! Thank you so much for the trip down strange phrase lane :)

howdy fitinfun! there ya go, talkin about me again! lol.. yes I've used that before and it is rather common in my genre. You're just too cultured to have been exposed to it! lol. But, I don't recall a movie with that title from the 70's so that surprises me a little.

This week I've pretty much taken off because we lost our internet service for a couple days and I was so far behind I said heck with it and started doing some work outside, projects that need to be done before Spring. Anyway that's why I haven't been around for awhile.

Hope everything is going well with you!

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I'm glad you are back, and glad you got something else done while away from this nuthouse :)

I was in Singapore the first days of the week and now I am recovering from the trip. It was a good one.

Now you have a movie to see!

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haha! Away from the nuthouse.lol...I keep hearing about all kinds of drama but I haven't been reading about it so I don't know what's going on, do you keep up with it?

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No I don't keep up with any of it. All I know is that the big guys are in turmoil best kept away from. I pray daily they do not kill the place and that's it.

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