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nick-names for our cars

In message <355CD610.CEAAFE96@bu.edu> "Daniel R. LeFebvre" writes:

> does anybody refer to their car by another name other than "the car."


The 1988 MB ur-quattro is universally called "the beast".

The 1986 Passat is referred to as "the shitheap".

Thus: "Are you taking the beast?"   "No dear, I'm taking the shitheap."

 Phil Payne
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