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Re: Hang you up by your toes

Posted by James Briggs on December 02, 2009 at 11:40

In Reply to: Re: Hang you up by your toes posted by Victoria S Dennis on November 30, 2009 at 19:45:

: : "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.

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: : Thank you

: I'm London born and bred, and I've never heard it before. (VSD)

Me too. I've also never heard of it. JB