In Reply to: Hang you up by your toes posted by Karen on November 30, 2009 at 09:48:
: "I'll hang you up by your toes"
: My mother used that phrase whenever she was angry at us for not doing something: Do this or I'll...
: Where did this phrase come from? A friend thought it was British because she has read it in several British literature.
: Thank you
I'm London born and bred, and I've never heard it before. (VSD)