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Birds that are ‘Grouse’ and ‘Sick’

In 1920s Australia ‘grouse’ came into the slang to mean ‘terrific, really good’ – like our boys today telling us now that dinner was ‘sick’. Last night’s dinner was sick as we feasted on probably the last grouse of the … Continue reading

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