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    Smile get some

    Hello. Would you tell me what 'Get some' means in this context?
    I understand it's sort of insulting phrase, but please tell me what it means in this context below. Thank you.


    Every man has his breaking point, For me it was when I found the piece of paper taped to my little sister's back that said, Boobies: Get some.
    Who knows how long she'd been walking around with it stuck back there?

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    Re: get some

    Not a teacher

    As you will probably know, boobies mean woman's breasts

    I think the intention behind it is to make it look like
    the sister is inviting boys to come and get them (and then some).

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    Re: get some

    No, I'm sorry, that is the wrong interpretation.

    The sister didn't know someone had taped it to her back. It was done as a cruel joke. Apparently the sister is still rather flat chested and the sign is telling her she needs to develop more.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: get some

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    The sister didn't know someone had taped it to her back.
    That's what I meant. The bully wanted to make it look like the sister is inviting boys to come and take advantage of her boobs without her knowledge, making her look like a slut.

    However, as far as the meaning of the phrase is concerned, I stand corrected.
    Last edited by rainous; 09-Dec-2011 at 05:15.

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    Re: get some

    Quote Originally Posted by rainous View Post
    That's what I meant. The bully wanted to make it look like the sister is inviting boys to come and take advantage of her boobs without her knowledge, making her look like a slut.
    NO.

    Barb explained the meaning.

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