Fw: [LMB] parental leave OT: (was: LMB science in real

Victoria L'Ecuyer vlecuyer at ksu.edu
Thu, 14 Feb 2002 15:07:46 -0600

not sure of these attributes.... so....

Cross cultural names for "co-habiting adults who may or may not be
married by an official religious or civil ceremony"

>Swedish: "sambo"
>scottish : 'Bidie-in'
>re: Peter H. Granzeau :  And the 'Murrican for that seems to be POSSLQ
(pronounced "posselcue").

Is it? I've never heard of it before. What USA region do you inhabit? In
mine we call them "live-ins", "roommates",  "shack buddies", or
"married"  depending on how accurate/polite the speaker wants to be.