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Sayings or Words That Make you Cringe !!

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Sharron Report 18 Sep 2013 16:17

Naughty but nice.

Then there is the thing that made me fly at an innocent woman in the hairdresser's.

It was my hairdresser's birthday and I had made her a gingerbread which I was delivering especially. The woman, who would not go out of her way to do anything for anybody, said "Very nice but very fattening."

Oh dear me, if it had not been the hairdresser's gingerbread, that woman would have been wearing it. or had it protruding from her in an uncomfortable manner!


Mersey Report 18 Sep 2013 17:09

Never believe all what you hear


Sharron Report 18 Sep 2013 17:15

It's not the size, it's the way you use it.

Another way of saying I have a small one.


Mersey Report 18 Sep 2013 17:16

Pmsl Sharron I love that one !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D


GeordiePride Report 18 Sep 2013 17:17

When I buy food in a café they nearly always say "ENJOY"



nameslessone Report 18 Sep 2013 17:48

Once, you know, I went to a talk, you know, about how, you know, things were changing, you know.

But if I knew - why would I have gone to that talk!


George Report 18 Sep 2013 17:55

People who constantly say " I love you " or just "Love you" mostly when ending a phone call, I think...Yeah I bet.

George :-)


Jane Report 18 Sep 2013 18:13

She/He 'Turned around and said' Do people actually turn around before they say something????


Mersey Report 18 Sep 2013 19:16

Sending lyrics and poems via email and saying

"This was written for you" Yeahhhhhhh Right

"I worked in the industry, I know what im talking about" and the person hasnt worked in years ;-)


MotownGal Report 18 Sep 2013 20:26

My other half.

My better half.

Jog On!

Her indoors.

His nibs.

My hubby.


Berniethatwas Report 18 Sep 2013 20:32

These grate.

In actual fact .....

the honest truth.....



Mersey Report 18 Sep 2013 22:54

You don't understand me


Mauatthecoast Report 18 Sep 2013 23:19

On holiday a person in the tour group we travelled with couldn't resist saying 'laters' to us after every blooming meal :-|.......and 'hya guys' every morning.... :-(....but he didn't spoil our trip :-D


Elizabethofseasons Report 18 Sep 2013 23:46

Dear Mersey and all


The person on the telephone who says "Bear with me a moment".

It drives me nuts. Why do we have to bear with them?!

Best wishes


MarieCeleste Report 19 Sep 2013 00:30

It does my napper in when someone says "I'm only saying", usually after saying something you didn't particularly want to hear.

Usually, they're not "only saying" - they're stirring it.


Sharron Report 19 Sep 2013 07:44

They are busily removing their clothing and you should be doing the same.


Dermot Report 19 Sep 2013 08:57

So, to make a long story even longer .....


Sharron Report 19 Sep 2013 09:02

Not being rude,but


Andysmum Report 19 Sep 2013 09:38

Most of the above.

People who use your name as every third word in whatever they're saying.

Human Resources - which replaced Personnel just before I retired. I told my boss that I was NOT a Human Resource - I was a PERSON!!! (I think he was glad I was leaving). :-)


Mersey Report 19 Sep 2013 10:17

"I lied because I was scared" :-S :-S

"Please contact me, when I tell you its ok" :-S