Off topic: the social context of anoraks

Irina Rempt ira at
Thu Mar 29 02:08:24 EST 2001

On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Sally Odgers wrote:

> They were overtaken, I think, by a
> strange-smelling garment in black with a waxy feel to it... ferociously
> waterproof and with a tartan cloth lining.

That's a wax coat. Two of my three kids have them (I got them
remaindered in the market) and the third kid and I wish we had one as
well. We have that sort of climate.


           Varsinen an laynynay, saraz no arlet rastynay.
irina at (myself)

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