Posted by Shae on March 17, 2005
In Reply to: Get out of my hair. posted by Reggie on March 16, 2005
: Anyone have a clue of the origin of phrase "Get out of my hair." I know the meaning, just looking for origin.
It may come from the folk belief that bats are attracted to and become entangled in women's hair.
See, for example: http://www.batcon.org/batsmag/v10n2-5.html