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Posted By: Jon Freeman
17-Feb-19 - 10:36 AM
Thread Name: BS: Things Mom used to say
Subject: RE: BS: Things Mom used to say
If anybody left a door open,she'd say"Were you born in a field"

Even though English and not Welsh speaking, mum (still alive and I live with my parents) would often use the Welsh “cau'r drws” to ask for a door closed. Paid (pronounced pied like the colouring) meaning “don’t” was used a fair bit in childhood.