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    Scatological etymology...

    Have you ever wondered why you can't be 'Happy Shitless' or 'Interested Shitless'?
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    Senior Member Lord Greenville's Avatar
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    I'm bored shitless, atm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lord Greenville View Post
    I'm bored shitless, atm.
    and they say the NHS is/was one of the crowning glories of this country...

    Talking of shitless, how is your arse BTW? I'm fixed, I think recovery by Tea w/o milk and a good nights sleep is the answer...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stan View Post
    how is your arse BTW? I'm sorry if I was a bit rough
    *snigger *

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    Senior Member Lord Greenville's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stan View Post
    and they say the NHS is/was one of the crowning glories of this country...

    Talking of shitless, how is your arse BTW? I'm fixed, I think recovery by Tea w/o milk and a good nights sleep is the answer...
    1. Bugger all happening today. Think they'd shipped out all the malingerers.

    2. Still have a rumbling gut but otherwise OK.

    3. Lur'bak - perleeeeeze!!

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    Senior Member Lord Greenville's Avatar
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    Oh, the Factor V inhibitor we picked up was interesting. Only 150 odd in the world.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lord Greenville View Post
    I'm bored shitless, atm.
    That was the point in question why can someone be 'Bored Shitless' yet not 'Chuffed Shitless'

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    Senior Member Stephanos Wephanos's Avatar
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    ah but you can be 'as happy as a pig in shit'!

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    Senior Member Lord Greenville's Avatar
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    You can be "shitfaced".........which, for certain individuals, is a "happy" state.

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    cause they are basically stating 2 states, you can be happy and you can be sad but you can't be exstatic depressed can you.

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    Senior Member Lord Greenville's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xenu The galactic roola of the confederacy View Post
    cause they are basically stating 2 states, you can be happy and you can be sad but you can't be exstatic depressed can you.
    Oh, I dunno. Stan always seems ecstatically depressed to me.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stephanos Wephanos View Post
    ah but you can be 'as happy as a pig in shit'!
    aye but you are in the shit, it would appear that to be shitless is not good.

    Makes sense, nowt in world like a good dump.

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