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what sayings do your rellies have

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LollyWithSprinklez Report 11 May 2012 13:22

Every time dad hung Wallpaper/laid Tiles we would wait for...........

"That walls like a donkeys hind leg"

But he always made a good job of it :-D :-D


Porkie_Pie Report 11 May 2012 15:11

My mum used to say,

Don't forget to remind me to belt you when we get home



Vera2010 Report 11 May 2012 16:34

when my mother couldn't or chose not to reply to a query she would say 'God knows and he won't split',


Lady Cutie

Lady Cutie Report 11 May 2012 17:33

My mum used to say .....
she /he can talk the hind legs of off a donkey


Dawnieher3headaches Report 11 May 2012 17:34

Just turned computer on and you lot have made me smile.

d x


David Report 11 May 2012 18:35

My Father,the gentlest of men would sometimes say I'll skin you.


Libby Report 11 May 2012 18:56

One from my Dad "do you think I came up the river on a bike?"

Usually said after we came up with some stupid reason/excuse for coming home late ;-)


Porkie_Pie Report 11 May 2012 18:59




Libby Report 11 May 2012 19:06

One from my Mum "stand still while I hit you"

mmmmm. ok :-S :-S :-|


MotownGal Report 11 May 2012 20:29

In reply to Where are you going?

There and back again, to see how far it is.



Sharron Report 11 May 2012 20:32

Cups and saucers,plates and dishes,
My old man wears calico breeches.

Yes ma'am, thank you ma'am,
wore to church on Sunday ma'am.

When the cat purred she was saying 'Peas halm,wheat straw,nine yards long.'

Can't go for a walk because I've got a bone in my leg.


Porkie_Pie Report 11 May 2012 20:36

If i asked my dad where he was going he would always say,

"too see a man about a dog"


~flying doctor~

~flying doctor~ Report 11 May 2012 21:30

Annie at least you spelled it right, I was tired and I just couldn't think straight but I knew it was wrong. The guide that took us was a prominent propery owner near Pompeii but loved doing guided tours.Elaine. :-D

~flying doctor~

~flying doctor~ Report 11 May 2012 21:34

Sharon my dad always used the can't do that because i've got a bone in mi leg. Brought back memories and a lump in my throat. Elaine. :-D :-( but nice. Elaine.


Bertett Report 11 May 2012 21:38

My mom used to say when she couldn't find something she had mislaid
"let the devil find you i'll be bug***ed if i can"
You know what? it worked.

chris :-D


JoyLouise Report 11 May 2012 21:50

My Gran used to say, 'Up the dancers', when it was time to go to bed.


Sharron Report 11 May 2012 21:56

Up the wooden hill to Bedfordshire.


Libby Report 11 May 2012 21:58

Another two from my Mum.

If we asked what was for tea her answer was always one of the below, depending on her mood. The second one was if she had "a cob on".

1) "a run around the table".

2) "sh*t with the lid off" :-0 :-0.

She's lovely really. Love you Mum <3 <3


Sharron Report 11 May 2012 22:13

My dad had a name for things that went round and round and it wasn't until I was about twelve that I realized the thing on top of a helicopter wasn't called a wibbygizzer.


LadyScozz Report 12 May 2012 03:11

a favourite of Scottish people (especially my dad) when angry/flustered/stumped

In the name o' the wee man!

A mild form of blasphemy I think