As I live and breathe!

as I live and breathe

Wow! An expression of surprise or amazement. As I live and breathe! I haven't seen you in years!
See also: and, breathe, live
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As I live and breathe!

Fig. How amazing! (Said on seeing or experiencing something surprising.) As I live and breathe, here we are again! Well, as I live and breathe, it's Harry Smith!
See also: and, live
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