Facts to make you go“WOW!”
◆ SOME EARLY AMERICAN SETTLERS HAD THEMSELVES SEWN INTO THEIR UNDERWEAR FOR THE WINTER AND DIDN’T BATHE UNTIL SPRING.
◆ The term “rake” for a drinker, gambler and womaniser is a shortened form of “rakehell”, another word for hell-raiser.
◆ “FRINGE” WAS FIRST USED TO DESCRIBE A SHORT PORTION OF HAIR AT THE FRONT IN 1876.
◆ A theic is someone who drinks an excessive amount of tea.