Thread: Oh, murder!
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Old 04-21-2017, 12:53 PM
David Orsam David Orsam is offline
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Originally Posted by Michael W Richards View Post
The simplest and easiest answer to what was meant by 'oh, murder" is this...Mary heard a knock on her door or window...(diddles awoke upstairs, waking Elizabeth)..and when she groggily answers the door she exclaims "oh, murder" in the same way someone would exclaim "oh, ****" today. It was just dismay at finding someone she wasn't expecting at 4am knocking her up.
You seriously think that is "the simplest and easiest answer"?
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