Summary: The workmate who was called 'a shiner' took quite a dark view of the term and pretty soon, mateship was temporarily suspended ...
A shiner is also a North American fish, one with colourful markings.
What many of us know as a black eye is also, as many of us know, a shiner. How a black eye is obtained of course is simple ...
But what leads to the acquisition of a shiner - that is, how it is got in the first place - can be hard to tell.
fished either along this line or even up under the floating vegetation is effective.
The Queen's 30-year-old granddaughter banned 6ft 2in Mike from training in case he suffered a shiner
and ruined the wedding snaps.
This is the usual hookup for drifting a shiner
deep along an old river channel or in a spring hole; it helps to keep him following the drift of the boat, and also helps to keep him deep.
For example, at 40 cm/s, a shiner
4.0 cm SL swam only 3.5 mm; an individual 4.1 cm SL swam 14.2 mm, and shiners 4.4-5.5 cm SL all swam for at least 200 mm.
A fellow named Lechert had a shiners
pond on the Frederick Young farm near the Douglas line, and others did likewise in the same general vicinity, said Mr.