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Gordon Bennett!

  (British old-fashioned)
something that you say when you are surprised, shocked, or angry
Usage notes: This phrase was originally said in order to avoid saying 'God'.
Gordon Bennett! The mortgage rate's gone up again!
References in classic literature ?
They were carrying young Gordon to the churchyard to bury him.
His letters were to be forwarded to 226 Gordon Square; so thither I travelled, and being fortunate enough to find the loving couple at home, I ventured to give them some paternal advice and to point out to them that it would be better in every way that they should make their position a little clearer both to the general public and to Lord St.
Eldridge was dreadfully put out because you asked him what he knew about General Gordon," he said to the headmaster, with an attempt at a chuckle.
So I wondered if they'd ever heard of General Gordon.
Gordon was a man by nature ill-suited to be a schoolmaster: he was impatient and choleric.
Gordon struck terror in his heart; and the master, quick to discern the boys who were frightened of him, seemed on that account to take a peculiar dislike to him.
Gordon has black-booked you for 'gross impertinence.
So far, it takes after the Gordon pattern, but I'm so afraid it will develop Byrne tendencies as I grow older.
You just accept Philippa Gordon, as the Lord made her, with all her faults, and I believe you'll come to like her.
occasion to General Gordon Granger, "was admirable; you had but five
I recognized the face of my friend Gordon Doyle, whom I had met in Liverpool on the day of my embarkation, when he was himself about to sail on the steamer City of Prague, on which he had urged me to accompany him.
I'm getting a lovely Gordon setter for a Christmas present for Gilbert.
No account of the Gordon Riots having been to my knowledge introduced into any Work of Fiction, and the subject presenting very extraordinary and remarkable features, I was led to project this Tale.
Emma Gordon, in whothe lap you're a lying at prethent, would be a mother to you, and Joth'phine would be a thithter to you.
She stopped in her wild crying, a little detached herself from Emma Gordon, and turned her face full upon her patron.