= Q =
quote chapter and verse v.
[by analogy with the mainstream
phrase] To cite a relevant excerpt from an appropriate bible.
"I don't care if rn gets it wrong; `Followup-To: poster' is
explicitly permitted by RFC-1036. I'll quote chapter and
verse if you don't believe me." See also legalese,
language lawyer, RTFS (sense 2).
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.