Posted by Henry on February 24, 2004
In Reply to: Phrase in Discworld posted by Srik Madani on February 24, 2004
: I encountered this interesting phrase in one of the Discworld novels:
: "Bugger this for a game of soldiers"
: What does that mean, and what's the origin?
Soldiers tired of battle would say this. Possibly from the First World War? Read more in the archives at http://www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/18/messages/362.html