>Rob Schaap wrote:
> >The gun as phallus? I mean, is anything
> >long phallic?
>In one of his novels, Dashiell Hammett described a woman with a gun
>as "a frail with a rod." Nothing phallic about guns, though.
>"Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?"
Hey-a big boy, are you happy to see me or is that a simulcra in yer pocket?
> - Mae West