Posted by Patty on March 17, 2000
In Reply to: Re: My stars and bars! posted by Bob on March 17, 2000
: I'm inclined to think it's older than the '40s. It may have had some currency in that period, but usually associated with rural types, as "quaint" language. There's also "my stars and garters," a bit more mysterious in origin....
"My stars and garters" is great...whatever it may have meant to people originally. Anyone got any more that start with "My ..."??