1. A long winded explanation that really isn't very interesting. 2. Bullshit
"It's a "courting candle" and is in this weird wrought iron holder that you turned to a certain point and when the candle burns down to that point, then the date was supposed to be over or some jabooby like that. I can't remember why he had it..."
"Don't give me that jabooby."
"That's a bunch of jabooby!"