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GUEST,Azizi BS: How you say the things you say (58* d) RE: BS: How you say the things you say 29 Mar 05

Speaking of family sayings, if the television was on and a child happened to accidently block someone's view of the TV screen,
my mother would say:

"Was your father a glassmaker?"

We weren't expected to answer {We'd better not!!}, but since we knew the answer was 'No', we'd move out of the way of the TV screen.

I suppose a wife of a real glassmaker would have to come up with another saying to tell her kids to "Move out of the way."

Thanks for them responses. I'm enjoying them. But I'll deny that I'm ever irritating when I use MY sayings. At if I do sound like a broken record sometimes, It's all good..and my bad and it's more than a notion to find new sayings to say..

Oh wait..I'll just read this thread!!


BTW Amos, thanks for the info on the origin of the saying "It's a trip"..But what does AFAIK mean? Does it mean "As far as I know?"

And Rumanci and Alba does *bg* mean 'big grin'??

Just wonderin..


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