The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #16016   Message #1037190
Posted By: Bob Bolton
16-Oct-03 - 10:31 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Tarpaulin Jacket
Subject: RE: Wrap me up in my tarpaulin jacket????
G'day Amos,

Buffer is quite common English for "A silly, or incompetent, old man" ... it may not have leaked into American.


Bob Bolton