My Mom always used that expression.
sbferg: Could be.
Either drive to the honeymoon destination or just use the back seat.
Only reason I recognize these lyrics is because they were sung by Tony Randall and David Steinberg in an episode of the classic TV sitcom, “The Odd Couple.”
I remember that cartoon, and by coincidence I was just telling someone about it yesterday. Funny thing is, I thought it came from The New Yorker — but I don’t consider my memory reliable on the matter.
That’s interesting, I stopped reading Overboard because of the poor art and bad writing.
And then there was the one about those birds, the Ratives, who lived on a tropical island. When storms came, the winds would throw them out of their homes, and people would look at each other and say, “Well, the Ratives are nestless tonight.”
Yeah, I remember a lot of those grade school jokes, but I’m not making sense out of this one.
Some things are even beyond the abilities of a Superman.
Rubin obviously translated Parent Duck’s lecture from the original “Quack!”