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Most horrible idioms/phrases in books...

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CtrlAltDelicious Wed 24-Jun-15 22:13:53

Yes, yes, my fault for buying Martina Cole books from charity shops but
"A belly full of arms and legs" to describe the state of being pregnant?!
Really??

princessvikki Thu 25-Jun-15 13:52:00

I love Martine Cole books but she really does have a horrible way of wording things. That's just vile it make me cringe almost as much as when she writes split arse for a girl yuk

unicornspecial Thu 25-Jun-15 16:13:38

The bad sex awards is always full of gems.

www.theguardian.com/books/2014/dec/03/ben-okri-wins-bad-sex-award-rocket-the-age-of-magic

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