Posted by Steve Eichner on January 28, 2005
In Reply to: H-E-double toothpicks posted by Word Camel on January 28, 2005
: I recently came across this euphamism fof "hell" from my childhood and wanted to record it for posterity. In some parts of the US, and perhaps elsewhere, "hell" is considered a swear word. Another euphamism is "heck".
From my youth (a long time ago!) there was H-E-double hockey sticks.