Mudcat Café message #38240 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #3285   Message #38240
Posted By: alison
15-Sep-98 - 08:08 PM
Thread Name: Origins: I'm not a Pheasant Plucker...
Subject: RE: Pheasant Plucker
hi,

a scythe is a small sickle(like the thing the grim reaper has), for cutting down vegetation.

a good tongue twister, it's just a variation on the original.

slainte

alison