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Subject: Re: [CORNISH] "Lay-by"
Date: Wed, 16 May 2007 02:25:26 EDT




In a message dated 16/05/2007 05:03:22 GMT Daylight Time,
writes:

<<Ah ha! We call that a "rest stop" here in the wild west!!! Thanks for
enlightening me!>>


My recollection of US rest stops is that they include toilets. British
lay-bys rarely do. A frequent use of them these days is to answer mobile 'phone
calls.

Mine cannot be the only family with tales of an elderly aunt, or whatever,
commenting upon the number of villages called Layby.



Susan







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