Ay up chap, I haven’t seen you for yonks.
Yonks: an interesting word nobody seems to know the origins of but has been in use in these parts for a long time.
Here’s a link to speculations of its origins:
Funny, how we use words when we know what they mean but don’t know where they come from.
We could say: eons; ages; an eternity;
It’s easy to find the origins of these words.
So, you got anything to teach us?