If hosen and shoon thou ne'er gav'st nane

Robyn Starkey rohina at shaw.ca
Fri May 2 03:55:41 EDT 2003

>Aha, aha - just found something more to the point. The expression "fire and
>flet" (corruptly fleet") is an established expression meaning fire and
>houseroom and occurs commonly in wills. (cut and paste of definition below).

Okay, this makes sense to me, now. The will thing gives it more of a context.

-------------- next part --------------

Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.
Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com).
Version: 6.0.476 / Virus Database: 273 - Release Date: 24/04/2003

More information about the Dwj mailing list