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Re: "have ones arse handed to them"

Posted by ESC on November 20, 2005

In Reply to: "Have ones arse handed to them" posted by Mark on November 18, 2005

: Hi everyone.
: Does anybody know the origin of the expression to "have ones arse handed to them" please? This bizzare one totally defies me. The image is pretty funny too.
: Cheers!
: Mark

I guess the image of of someone ripping your a** off and handing it to your. Along the same lines as having someone hand you your head.