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  • Women only?

    October 14, 2008

  • (Why do I dread that someone, somewhere, is going to post some "funny" comment about women's body parts?)

    "... a large rope, employed to confine a ship side-ways to a wharf or quay, or to some other ship; as the head-fast confines her forward, and the stern-fast, abaft."

    Falconer's New Universal Dictionary of the Marine (1816), 57

    October 14, 2008