Douglas Spencer (dougs) wrote,
Douglas Spencer

Food? She's asking about food?

I don't often read LJ with someone sat behind me and feeling me up and asking questions and so on, but as a result of a comment I replied to she's started to ask me food questions.

So I'm sat here with her hand ... well, I'm sat here typing away and she interrupts me to ask what Spotted Dick is. I'm spending a lot of this fortnight being surprised at those bits of British English that never made it into American English.

spotted dick, bubble and squeak, peckish, "up the swanee", ...

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