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Old June 19th, 2009, 03:27 PM
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Default Re: Dressing to the nines

Originally Posted by green_rd
Okay, stupid question, I know this is a colloquialism, but ..

Often on formal nights cruisers "dress to the nines". What exactly are the nines? Why doesn't anybody dress to the tens? (Or if you are a fan of Spinal Tap, why not eleven?)
ONLY A MAN WOULD ASK THAT!! Women traditionally like to dress up..and "compete" with other women.. Men could usually care less.
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