Saint Geoffrey’s Day (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Saint Geoffrey’s Day

Never, there being no saint of that name: tomorrow-come-never, when two Sundays come together.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

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