The spitball, illegal since 1920, had still been the technique of choice for a number of oldtimers, and the leagues allowed two per team to pitch said wet ones
in the majors for the remainder of their careers.
Looking ahead at the season forecast for July and August it's not going to be a long, hot summer, or cool, wet one
but somewhere in between the two.
I myself would prefer to wait a little longer if the driver of this calibre is (a) sent to Coventry by fellow drivers and the union, or (b) sent a P45, preferably a wet one
by the bus company.
15, 1945, a young sailor dipped the surprised nurse and planted on her a wet one
- a kiss that still resonates 60 years later.
Without hesitation, you plant a big wet one
on his lips.
The UK weather is unpredictable and what can start out as a sunny day can quickly turn into a wet one
, so be prepared and you can keep your score going regardless of the weather.
We are already offering 10/1 on a London white Christmas, 8/1 in Cardiff and Glasgow - but only even money on a wet one
- for 2008.
Now, I'm quite good at speaking backwards, and we had been saying as many words as we could, but carrying a pigeon, a wet one
at that, requires concentration, hence "I can't talk backwards now Jen, I'm carrying a wet pigeon.
It will be a wet one
,'' said Bruce Rockwell, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Oxnard.
The current devastation may have its roots in the early 1980s, when a record dry year followed an extremely wet one
, Gilbert speculates.
In addition to reducing a soil's ability to retain moisture, devegetation would be expected to increase the soil's reflectance of spectral energy, since a dry soil is not as black as a wet one
He said: "It was a quiet night, it was certainly a wet one
, and a very early morning.