November 2011

Bell the Cat

by Joanne Mason on November 19, 2011

Photo by Lizard10979 via Flickr. I saw a new-to-me idiom as I was reading last night:  to bell the cat. If you bell the cat, you agree to do something quite dangerous, difficult, or impossible. ExampleSomeone needs to tell the boss that $1,000 is missing from the safe.  But how are we going to bell the […]