ducks and drakes


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ducks and drakes

a game in which a flat stone is bounced across the surface of water
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"But I'll go and make ducks and drakes. I'm tired of raking."
Mr Justice Weir said in the High Court: "I am not going to allow ducks and drakes to be played with this.
Stone skimming, also know as ducks and drakes, has been a popular pastime for thousands of years.