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Re: Smoke on the water

Posted by ESC on March 25, 2009 at 18:44

In Reply to: Smoke on the water posted by Joel on March 25, 2009 at 14:30:

: What is the origin of the phrase... 'there'll be smoke on the water'?

If you are referring to the song, there is an explanation here (there was an actual fire with actual smoke on a lake):

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smoke_on_the_Water