Posted by AnneM on May 19, 1997 at 08:45:49:
In reply to Green Geese andHaha... posted by Anna on May 19, 1997 at 06:56:27
I am told that 'game' birds would be hung until the body and the head parted company, and the meat truly was green, but this may be an exageration.
] ] Can you blame the creature for his distrust of green eggs and ham?
Yummy!!Should this be added to the cookbook?
] that's what comes of posting late at night! A haha is a sunken ditch (dry moat may be a better description) with a fence in it; the idea was to keep the livestock out of the garden without spoiling the view. From a distance the whole thing was invisible; upon close encounter whilst walking one cried 'Aha!' and if riding the onlookers cried HaHa! (? or similar)
Thank you for these answers!
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