"Like a Duck on a Junebug"

Posted by Ward Fredericks on December 31, 2003

The discussion of white on rice, below, reminded me of an expression used whenever someone is absolutely on and after something or someone. To say he went after her like a duck on a junebug, tells a story in the midwest part of the US. If you've ever seen a duck go after a delectable and substantial junebug as a meal, you get the picture.