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God's holy trousers

Posted by ESC on August 31, 2008 at 00:57

In Reply to: God's holy trousers posted by Gary Martin on August 29, 2008 at 11:04:

: : : What the meaning (and origin) of 'God's holy trousers'?

: : I am not familiar with this phrase, but I would assume it is along the lines of 'Hell's bells!' or the older 'God's truth' ('Strewth').

: : It is simply a way of expressing surprise or exasperation, perhaps.

: : DFG

: I little joke, no? Holey trousers.

Holy underwear, Batman!