hey! leave him outta this!
(pssst...Joz...i dont get the link?)
could she have meant "peat"?
Okay, we'll go with "pete"
LOL! That would be because I was thinking peat...but wrote pete...heheheh
Peat- Partially carbonized vegetable matter, usually mosses, found in bogs and used as fertilizer and fuel.
detitus- Disintegrated or eroded matter: the detritus of past civilizations
(just pieces of junk)