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    Do you want to flick?

    I overheard a conversation between two people in the market (Nottingham, England). One was holding the money, and was ansking: Do you want to flick?

    I am just wondering what he could have meant by that. Any idea, somebody?

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    Re: Do you want to flick?

    Quote Originally Posted by Shoreditch View Post
    I overheard a conversation between two people in the market (Nottingham, England). One was holding the money, and was ansking: Do you want to flick?

    I am just wondering what he could have meant by that. Any idea, somebody?
    I have never heard that. Was the person holding paper money (notes) or coins? I'm just wondering, if he was holding coins, if he might have said "Do you want to flip?"
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Do you want to flick?

    The speaker was proposing a coin flip, thus tacitly acknowledging that he did not have the funds to settle this small debt.
    Last edited by probus; 06-Apr-2013 at 05:07.

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    Re: Do you want to flick?

    Quote Originally Posted by probus View Post
    The speaker was proposing a coin flip, thus tacitly acknowledging that he did not have the funds to settle this small debt.
    I am pretty sure it was flick. Yes, there were some small changes in his hand.

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    Re: Do you want to flick?

    Quote Originally Posted by Shoreditch View Post
    Yes, there was some small change in his hand.
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