One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘Remove all of this nasty green frillery and replace it with good British blackthorn, beech or other ‘proper’ hedge.’
- ‘Patches might be worn by badge holders, but the actual badge is the talisman, the other just frillery.’
- ‘That's serious stuff, folks - and incredibly tasty - but described without fanfare and presented with grace in lieu of frillery.’
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