The first thing John Jennings ever said to me was "I'm going for a slash". I loved him passionately for the next four years. But it all ended badly ..... I met the Jaaazz fan.
If he'd been from the States he'd probably have said "I'm going to the bathroom".
During a vampire fight scene in this execrable Tarantino film which is full of filth, violence, disgusting language and horrendous images a boy asked to be directed to the rest room.
What is it with these Yanks?
'Engleby' by Sebastian Faulks has a similar theme to 'Hangover Square'. An excellent read but rather upsetting.
The main character is a working class lad who wins a scholarship to a high-flying grammar-school. His posh classmates call him ' Toilet ' when they hear him use the word which they consider far too common.
T.K. Max calls them Toilets where they provide equal opportunities for this activity.
I still "go to the bog" except when in polite company which I never am.
What about you?