Wacky sayings dating

“Maycomb was a tired old town, even in 1932 when I first knew it. And by nightfall were like soft teacakes with frosting from sweating and sweet talcum. Ladies bathed before noon after their three o'clock naps.

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You get kicked out for being too healthy, go collect your pension, and then when you start work, you get a gold watch and a party on your first day.

Then you wake up in an old people’s home feeling better every day.

You work for 40 years until you’re young enough to enjoy your retirement.

You party, drink alcohol, and are generally promiscuous, then you are ready for high school.

Come in for a bite Are you a good witch or are you a bad witch? Give me something good to eat Blood donors needed Fresh spider cider Daddy’s Little Pumpkin That’s witchful thinking Carve out some good times! Ghosts have real spirit Fright turn Scaredy Cat Happy Halloween whatever you are!

Off we go a-haunting I only spook when spoken to Boooo spooken here If the broom fits, fly it Demons are a ghoul’s best friend Please park all brooms at the door Booooooo tooooo yooooooooo!!!!! Low flying bats Come to the school store, on Halloween Come buy a fright or two! (with carved pumpkin) I only spook when spooken to Evil Queen Have some boo bites Forget the ghosts . Just hanging out with my ghoul friends I Boo Believe in Ghosts It’s Hallo-Scream!

It's something else to go home and visit with the folks in Reed's drugstore on the square and actually listen to them.

The reason you can't go home again is not because the down-home folks are mad at you--they're not, don't flatter yourself, they couldn't care less--but because once you're in orbit and you return to Reed's drugstore on the square, you can stand no more than fifteen minutes of the conversation before you head for the woods, head for the liquor store, or head back to Martha's Vineyard, where at least you can put a tolerable and saving distance between you and home.

The day was twenty-four hours long, but it seemed longer.

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