“Exercising our right to walk the Queen’s highway..”

Right, this is just too good miss. Monaghan man Frank McNally on Ireland in 100 Euphemisms… My favourites: 12; 17; 30; 32; 47; 61; 77; 78; 81; 86; 87; 90; 99.

  • Drumlins Rock

    Mick,
    I have to go with 83 myself, sums up the whole system that created the mess down south.

  • 241934 john brennan

    I’ll leave Ireland and climb a tree

  • dmcoop

    101 : Yes, but whatabout …….

  • 241934 john brennan

    West Belfast boy in the country: “Is them cows bulls?”
    Where do you start? Grammar, or biology?

  • backstage

    102: ‘Down with that sort of thing!’

  • John D

    If it’s Northern Irish euphemism you’re after, the one I’m most familiar with is ” … in two wee seconds” (meaning you’ll have to wait anything up to a quarter of an hour)

  • Mark

    104 – The State Pathologist Dr Marie Cassidy .

  • Drumlins Rock

    105 – he’s very sweet so he is.

  • Jimmy Sands

    106. Sure God Love Him

  • 241934 john brennan

    107: Dead on

  • 241934 john brennan

    108: She’s stickin til me like a snotter til a hanky.

  • 241934 john brennan

    109: You cudn’t hit a cow on the arse with a bake board

  • 241934 john brennan

    110: I could not love thee dear so much, loved I not honour more.