Posted by Kelley on July 29, 1997 at 23:16:39:
In reply to Ha Ha very funny posted by Sara A. on July 29, 1997 at 14:24:52
] No seriously--what's a ha ha? Clearly some sort of garden architecture or arrangement,but I want to know more.
] Any answers?
According to my edition of Mansfield Park, a ha-ha is a sunken fence, wall, or other boundary of a garden or park that is purposely made so it won't obstruct the scenic view.
I wonder how it got that name. It's really not that funny, after all... =)
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