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by PauladePlume
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: Small hinges swing big doors
Replies: 17
Views: 24856

Small hinges swing big doors

Hello hello! I haven't been on here in 2 years, and I'm so happy to have found the sight again (took some sleuthing)and see that some of the people who have given really good answers in the past are still active. I wanna see what you guys can find or know about the origin of the phrase (or permutati...
by PauladePlume
Sun Jul 10, 2016 10:13 pm
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: Hellfire and brimstone
Replies: 2
Views: 5921

Hellfire and brimstone

Howdy all- I have not made an appearance on this site in over 10 years and, in fact, I had to re-register. :/ I found my screen name by searching and saw that I had been much maligned in a posting about the phrase "bum steer" which is archived and to which I apparently can not respond nor defend my ...