Georgia Girl Strictly Southern



STRICTLY SOUTHERN

HOW TO SPEAK SOUTHERN

SOUTH GEORGIA DICTIONARY

ON MOVING TO THE SOUTH

MICROSOFT IN
SOUTH GEORGIA

LIVING IN ATLANTA

THINGS A TRUE
SOUTHERNER KNOWS

WHAT IS A GRIT?

GARDENING TIPS
FROM DOWN SOUTH






chairs in shade

Funny Southern Sayings



A good attitude is like Kudzu - it spreads.


So buck toothed he could eat corn-on-the-cob through a key hole.


Nervous as a long-tailed cat in a room full o' rocking chairs.


So poor he'd have to borrow moeny to buy water to cry with.


Slicker than a chased greased hog.


Older than the mountains and got twice as much dust.


That's a gracious plenty (when being offered something)


Ol' boy's tough as whit leather.


He ran like a scalded dog.


Rough as a cob.


Just as happy as if he had good sense.


Cold as a well digger's tail.


So dull he couldn't cut hot butter with a knife.


Crazier than a run over dog.


Tougher than a one eared alley cat.


Scared my mule (when something really startled them)


Faster than greased lightning.


Better than snuff, ain't half as dusty.


She's limber as a dishrag.


So ugly she'd run a dog off a meat wagon.


Took off like Moody's goose.


As scarce as hen's teeth.


Purty as a speckled pup.


Done gone and got yankee rich.


Sorry as a two dollar watch.


Slick as an eel.


Wild as a peach orchard hog.


Plumb tuckered out.


Full as a tick.


Fat as a tub o lard.


In all my born days. . .




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