Have you noticed that a lot of old saying refer to chicken keeping?

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by mrbstephens, Jun 14, 2009.

  1. mrbstephens

    mrbstephens Songster

    How many can you think of? This is what I have;

    "Feeling cooped up."

    "Flying the coop."

    "Don't count you chickens before they've hatched."

    "Will always come home to roost."

    "Layed an egg." (referring to passing gas [​IMG])


    Anyone else???
     
  2. kdcrws

    kdcrws Songster

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    my hand writing looks like "chicken scratch"
     
  3. Dar

    Dar Crowing

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    someone on here last week said that they were angrier then a wet hen
     
  4. kdcrws

    kdcrws Songster

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    scarce as hen's teeth
     
  5. Dar

    Dar Crowing

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    I was so busy today I was running around like a chicken with my head cut off
     
  6. Carolina

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    running around like a chicken with its head cut off



    Oh, you posted as I was writing . . .
     
    Last edited: Jun 14, 2009
  7. Mrs. Glassman

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    Establishing a "Pecking Order".
     
  8. Thomas423

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    "Chicken"
     
  9. kdcrws

    kdcrws Songster

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    cock of the walk
     
  10. Dar

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