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Saturday, 29 July 2006
Britishism
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My exhortation, at the end of this week's Radio Derb, to "keep your pecker up" has been widely misunderstood.  I apologize.  This is a Britishism.  It means:  Keep an optimistic attitude and mien—shoulders back, head up, nose (that's the pecker) in the air.  I hope that is clear.
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Posted on 07/29/2006 4:00 PM by John Derbyshire
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