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fall off the roof

euphemism To experience one's menstrual period. She says she has cramps right now—she must have fallen off the roof.
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fall off the roof

begin a menstrual period. US informal
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A spokesman said: "We will be carrying out high visibility reassurance, advising drivers to clear their windscreens properly and ensure great lumps of snow aren't falling off the roof while driving.
He was also spotted falling off the roof of another property he burgled and left traces of DNA and fingerprints at other homes.
He died in 1999 after falling off the roof of his house while fixing the TV aerial.
STUART McCALL won a sackload of medals on both sides of the border in a cap laden career but knows he will probably be remembered for falling off the roof of a car!
Local residents said they heard the sound of breaking glass and slates coming falling off the roof.
I can assure you he wouldn't stop by a house when he sees either no gutters or gutters falling off the roof.--Phil Flea has conducted more than 13,200 in-home sales calls and trained more than 1,750 salespeople.
The boy was killed by ice falling off the roof of the building and the Court of Appeal recently upheld the sentence from a lower court, giving the CEO a conditional jail sentence as well as fines.
When 11-year old Qaher Aoude died falling off the roof of his home, his parents donated his organs for transplantation.
When she breaks her leg falling off the roof of a barn she's forced to spend the summer recovering under the watchful eye of her mystical gran, from whom she learns secret healing arts.
"It's the difference between falling off the roof and falling from a cliff," Ratti said.
When he dies falling off the roof police say it's an accident.
Mobile phone footage showed metal panels falling off the roof of the departures terminal of the Nanchang Changbei Airport.
A 50-year-old man was seriously injured on Thursday morning after falling off the roof of a house he was working on, police said.
6) A boy is in hospital after falling off the roof of a school.