Posted by James Briggs on May 02, 2003
In Reply to: Its all down hill from here posted by Drew Collin on May 02, 2003
: Does this mean that it's going to get harder or better?
: I thought that it menat its going to get worse, but I am not sure.
Perversely, it can mean either! It depends on the context and has to be judged in that light. Pity. However, it usually indicates improved circumstances, at least in UK usage.