Mister Monday

minnow at belfry.org.uk minnow at belfry.org.uk
Tue Sep 16 12:36:31 EDT 2003


>I have the feeling I've seen it used at mock-British prep schools.

To mean "kitchen", or to mean "dining-room"?  Please?

>Oh, and the take-out stands by Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet here in
>Minneapolis are called refectories. Don't know the history on that ...

Probably somebody trying to sound more up-market than the establishment
actually merited.  But those, presumably, are kitchen and dining-room in
one, so it still doesn't help with my worry.

Waaaaah!   <splosh>    <glubble>

Minnow


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