Posted by Bruce Kahl on May 11, 2000
In Reply to: "Mad dog and Englishmen go out in the midday sun" posted by Hazel Winslow on May 11, 2000
: What is the origin of this phrase?
"...Mad Dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun.."
Mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the mid-day sun
The Japanese don't care to, the Chinese wouldn't dare to
Hindus and Argentines sleep firmly from twelve to one
Noel Coward, Mad Dogs and Englishmen