Posted by kit on December 31, 2011 at 01:32:20:
In Reply to: re: The white yolk on the river walk . . . posted by yip on December 22, 2011 at 10:08:44:
Outside of Ireland nobod else other than an Irish person would understand the term 'yoke' to describe an object, there is however a type of collar that fits over the shoulders of oxen to pull heavy loads that is called a yoke.I have no idea of where we derived the origins of the word.
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