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Doornail in archives

Posted by R. Berg on November 25, 2002

In Reply to: Dead as a doornail posted by DONALD Prell on November 25, 2002

: Where did the phrase "Dead as a doornail" originate?

There's been some discussion of this one. You can find it by typing "doornail" in the Search Archives box on the main Discussion Forum page.