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    Cool the eighth end

    What does it mean?

    He got the eighth end to her harping on about the unobtainable Mr Perfect forever.

    Can you give me another example? Thanx!

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    Re: the eighth end

    I've not heard the expression, but 'eighth end' occurs in some sports:
    http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&l...22&btnG=Search
    Could it mean that he had to listen to her for ages?

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