Posted by I've heard go to hell in a handbasket. on February 18, 2002
In Reply to: Go to hell in a handcart posted by ESC on February 18, 2002
: : I see from the archives that the origin of "Go to hell in a handcart" has been asked before, without an answer being found. Today's Spectator (Dot Wordsworth) asks the same question, again without an explanation.
: : Just thought you might be interested!
: : psi
: Thanks. That was interesting. And nice cartoon.