Posted by Smokey Stover on February 22, 2004
In Reply to: Talk posted by JOhn on February 22, 2004
: My mom used to use this, any ideas on its origins, other than my mom?
: Talk the hind leg off a mule
Not just your mom, not by a long shot. This expression was old when your mom was a teeny-bopper. If she ever was. SS