1984Sunday Times 15 July 17He addressed the bar waiter, and ordered three lamb chops..‘Pronto and now-now,’ he said.
1986D. CaseLove, David 31I won’t be long. You’ll see, I’ll be back now-now.
1989J. HobbsThoughts in Makeshift Mortuary 302The gravel road had been recently widened and graded...‘The gov’ment is fixing it up now-now for all the peoples coming to be living here.’
1990Estcourt High School Mag.No.49, 17After many months of careful observation I think I am safe in defining ‘now’ as meaning ‘soon’, ‘now now’ as meaning ‘in a few minutes’, ‘now, now, now’ as meaning ‘now’, and finally ‘just now’ as meaning ‘later’.
1991Informant, Port ElizabethShe’s waiting for her husband — he’s coming now-now.
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