Golly!

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One of my expletives is “Flange!” Other people say “Sugar!” in place of “Shit!” Similarly, “Crikey!” is “Christ!” and “Golly!” is “God!” So, Golly = God. If Michelangelo had depicted God as a Golly on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, would that have been racist?

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2 thoughts on “Golly!

  1. Another personal one was: “Croinge and Upper Warlingham.’ That was decades ago. A more ‘turned’ expletive is “fuxen,” or, “phucksen.”

  2. One of mine is ‘phage’ from Goon Show:”…green phage boots… not bacterioPHAGE– as in my latest ‘DustMiteMan’ scenario, now completed.

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