Wednesday, March 15, 2006

Things I Never Read in a Ken Bruen Novel

From Dave Barry's Blog: "In Ireland, if somebody is a wimp, you call that person, quote, 'a big girl's blouse,' as in 'Ah, you're a big girl's blouse.' You can also call such a person 'a complete handbag.'"

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  1. Anonymous11:43 AM

    BILL
    THEY USE BIG GIRL'S BLOUSE IN SCOTLAND, WE BEING MORE REFINED USE THE TERM BOLLIX
    OUR WOMEN WOULD KILL US FOR CALLING THEM BIG IS THE REAL REASON
    BEST
    KEN

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  2. Thanks, Ken. Now we know.

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