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    bowl through

    Would any of you please help me on this:

    "She bowled her way through the half of the beds of London" (Brown, Tina; "The Diana Chronicles; p. 297; Doubleday; 2007; NYC)

    Thank you in advance!

    R


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    Re: bowl through

    Quote Originally Posted by robuca View Post
    Would any of you please help me on this:

    "She bowled her way through the half of the beds of London" (Brown, Tina; "The Diana Chronicles; p. 297; Doubleday; 2007; NYC)

    Thank you in advance!

    R

    It could mean that she had sex with a large number of people, and not in a discreet or careful fashion. Imagine a bull moving thru a china shop. 'bowled' COULD be a euphemism for 'balled'.

    Was the 'the' that I underlined in your text, above, in the original, Robuca?

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    Re: bowl through

    yes it was imn the originals, indeed

    thanx


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    Tuts, what bad proofreading by Doubleday!

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