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sionnach commented on the word johnny bum
So it's like yer average Juan Culo.
April 13, 2009
bilby commented on the word johnny bum
"A he or jack ass; so called by a lady that affected to be extremely polite and modet, who would not say jack because it was vulgar, nor ass because it was indecent."- Francis Grose, 'The Vulgar Tongue'.
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