phrases, sayings, idioms and expressions at

Phrases, Sayings and Idioms Home > Discussion Forum

Re: Old sayings

Posted by Bruce Kahl on December 23, 2001

In Reply to: Old sayings posted by Robin Gailley on December 23, 2001

: Where did the saying "Good Night Nurse!" come from?

"Good Night Nurse" is the name of a 1918 silent movie short starring Buster Keaton and Fatty Arbuckle with Arbuckle in drag as a flirting nurse to Keaton's doctor.
But I don't really know if this is the source for your phrase.