phrases, sayings, idioms and expressions at

Phrases, Sayings and Idioms Home > Discussion Forum

Re: Bible Black

Posted by David FG on December 31, 2006

In Reply to: Bible Black posted by Saint Stryfe on December 31, 2006

: I've heard the phrase "Bible Black" to refer to a very dark night, or an extreme lack of color. Can anyone find a reference to this in literature?

I've not exactly found it, as I knew where it was without looking, but 'Under Milk Wood' - Dylan Thomas - provides probably the best-known reference.

DFG