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    Eway is offline Senior Member
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    Set P.A.?

    "Who's Michelle?"
    "Set P.A. I met."

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    "We flew by slow-moving RVs, piling up the miles between us and L.A."

    Can anybody tell me what a "set P.A." is and what "RVs" are?
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    Re: Set P.A.?

    PA = Personal Assistant
    RV= Recreational Vehicle

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    Re: Set P.A.?

    Thanks! But...what does "set" mean here and why is RV here in plural form?

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    Re: Set P.A.?

    'Set' escapes me, but the plural is used because they are overtaking a number of them as they drive along.

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    Re: Set P.A.?

    Oh, that's why. I thought this RV refers to the car they were driving. Thanks!

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