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Unformatted text preview: like a gaff like a large hook.
hoarfrost frozen dew that forms a white coating on grass on frosty mornings.
pinochle a game of cards for two or four people, played with a special deck of fortyeight cards.
calico brightly colored fabric.
Purple Heart a military decoration awarded to members of the armed forces who are wounded in battle.
to spell me to relieve someone from a chore for a short time so that the person can rest.
the Consecration the sanctification of bread and wine into the body and blood of Christ for use in Communion.
missal a book containing all the prayers and responses for celebrating the mass.
Requiescat in pace Latin, meaning "rest in peace."
the can the bathroom.
Wildroot a brand of men's hairdressing.
just tooling just driving around, rather aimlessly.
Santana a Latin rock/blues group that played at Woodstock and was especially popular during the 1970s and early 1980s.
Happy Hunting Ground derisive Anglo slang for what some Anglicans believe Native Americans look forward to after death and upon entering heaven. ...
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- Fall '08