Posted by ESC on April 03, 2003
In Reply to: Pull your socks up posted by Simon on April 03, 2003
: I was surprised to not find this saying in the database. I know what it means, of course, but I'd be interested to read anyone's views on the exact origin of this saying.
Well, I've heard it as an obscene call to readiness: drop your ****s and pull up your socks.