Posted by Shae on April 28, 2005
In Reply to: They should be shot... posted by ESC on April 28, 2005
: : My grandfather was fond of the phrase
: : "He/She/They should be shot with s h i t and hung for stinking." Origins please?
: I have never heard it. But I love it and am stealing it.
I've heard (and used) a variation here in Ireland: 'He should be shot with shovel-fulls (sic) of cow s h i t!' Sorry I don't know the origin.