"Scot free"

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  1. rola643

    rola643 Two skinny Js Staff Member Admin Staff Mod Team Tavern Member

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    In old England, where my family name was born, we were the ones who "stirred the brew" a the beer was being made -- some fam members tried to make this sound important, like on the level of a mayor's chief of staff, or something.....
     

  3. Xela

    Xela New Member Tavern Member

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    Been doing a lot of searches lately for common phrase origins. Especially for those I use. This is one I don't have to now. Thanks, Rola!