Esteri’s arse

file5211246975775It’s currently pissing down outside. Really very heavy rain. Leather hat weather. Wetter than an otter’s pocket. Or in other countries…

Argentina: “It’s raining dung head-first.”
Hong Kong: “Dog poo is falling.”
Denmark: “It’s raining cobbler boys.”
France: “It’s raining like a pissing cow.”
Faroe Islands: “It’s raining pilot whales.”
Finland: “It’s raining as from Esteri’s arse.”
Germany: “It’s raining puppies.”
Greece: “It’s raining chair legs.”
Ireland: “It’s throwing cobblers’ knives.”
The Netherlands: “It’s raining old women.”
Norway: “It’s raining witches.”
Poland, France, Romania: “It’s raining frogs.”
Portugal, Brazil, and other Portuguese-speaking countries: “It’s raining frogs’ beards.”
Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia: “The rain kills the mice.”
Slovakia, Czech Republic: “Tractors are falling.”
South Africa and Namibia: “It’s raining old women with clubs.”


About wombat37

A Yorkshireman in the green hills of Lancashire, UK Not a real wombat, obviously, or typing would become an issue. I do have short legs and a hairy nose, however. Oh, & a distinctive smell.

Posted on December 27, 2013, in Language, Rain, Weather, Witter. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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