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Postby MCC » Thu Nov 30, 2006 10:55 am

andrewd wrote:Is it a Cutty Sark: both a Scottish garment and a vessel once engaged in the China tea trade?

We have a winner, well done Andrewd.

The answer is of course
"Cutty Sark".
Which means a short shirt.

"Take a nip" = whisky = Cutty Sark.

"A cup of tea
If there's any china about."

= China tea = tea clipper = Cutty Sark.

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Postby Cec » Thu Nov 30, 2006 12:26 pm

I'm pleased someone came up with an answer to this. MCC's initial quote obviously held the key to work out what the garment was but I'd never heard of a "Cutty Sark" before. Nice going andrewd.

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Postby tarek » Thu Nov 30, 2006 4:18 pm

Nice one andrewd........on St. Andrew's day nothing would be more fitting to wear.......

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