>>> Bill Kostka <email@example.com> 05/20/97 12:16pm >>>
> Thomas James Pokrefke, III wrote:
> > said you should probably twist it and then "whale it with a hammer".
> > Good luck
> > Thomas James Pokrefke, III
> What would be the "porpoise" of "whaling" it?
> Wouldn't you have a better chance by "wailing" on it?
> Tee Hee (It's a slow day...),
> San Antonio
Maybe he wants to whale on it just for the halibut.
(sorry :-( )
Hate to tell you, but according to Webster's Unabridged....whale is correct,
albeit colloquial. (There, Thomas - don't say I never did anything for you!)