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Re: Felt like the dickens

Posted by ESC on June 19, 2005

In Reply to: Felt like the dickens posted by Miri Barak on June 19, 2005

: I would like to know the exact meaning of this expression: Felt like the dickens
: in this context. a helicopter crew is looking for a survivor in the water:

: One of the crew says:
: "He was nowhere to be seen.
: I felt like the dickens right then".

: Thank you very much

Felt bad. Dickens = devil.
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