Posted by Smokey Stover on July 30, 2006
In Reply to: Jumping St. Peter Murphy posted by ESC on July 30, 2006
: : Jumping St. Peter Murphy-has anyone heard this expression?
: No, I haven't.
There is a Saint Peter Murphy, but I don't know why anyone would want to jump him. On the other hand, there is also a non-saint, non-real Peter Murphy who figures in an extremely vulgar poem known to me. He doesn't get jumped, either.