Posted by ESC on February 17, 2000
In Reply to: "Happy as Larry" and "Cute as a Button" posted by Matt on February 16, 2000
: Anybody have any idea what the origins of either of these is??
There's information on "Happy as Larry" under Larry at the Search for a Phrase page at this site. It's an Australian phrase.
While we're on that subject, there's a great site, Outrageous Aussie Sayings, at http://www.sunburntcountry.au.com/sayings/