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Re: Cut off your nose to spite your face

Posted by ESC on January 18, 2009 at 16:56

In Reply to: Cut off your nose to spite your face posted by Masked Avenger on January 18, 2009 at 09:28:

: Has anyone heard of a reference to the Scottish priory at Coldingham, in reference to the origin of "cut off your nose to spite your face"?

All I know is here: http://www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/43/messages/689.html Didn't see anything about a priory.