Putting the wind up me

Is this an expression that Canadians understand?  Maybe those with British ancestry will understand.  Here’s a definition – get/put the wind up somebody (British & Australian informal) to make someone feel anxious about their situation Say you’ll take him to court if he doesn’t pay up – that should putthe wind up him. See also:… Continue reading Putting the wind up me

What’s worse than having a root canal?

Maybe having to perform a root canal – apologies to all dentists out there but that can’t be the best task in the world.  Having just gone through the procedure it got me thinking….. not much else you can do when you are lying on your back for two hours with your mouth wedged open. … Continue reading What’s worse than having a root canal?