*Galligaskins – leggings or gaiters, usually of leather
“Pull up those silly galligaskins and get a move on!” the crazy man yelled. With his hair standing out all over his head and his vest buttoned crookedly, he looked like a cross between Don Quixote and Einstein. The baggy pants and old-fashioned loafers didn’t help.
Ty hitched up his jeans and tightened his belt around his waist. He glared at the old man. Didn’t he know low riders were the fashion now? A kid could get whacked not wearing them.