But surely even old Betty would have a bit of a beamer at how much forelock tugging
was going on here.
I am not surprised that the suggestion that our children should be compelled to stand and sing it has come from "one of our would-be masters" who would have us back to the good old forelock tugging
, bowing and scraping, "walk in the gutter, know your place" days.
He'd then pop off on a soft-top jolly to Avignon to pick up a few baubles with which to fatten their coffers, leading to much grateful forelock tugging
and "Fank you, Mr Lamberty, sir" mumbled reverence.
being a massive waste of time (and let's not even think about the costs involved) is not the reason I am livid at this forelock tugging
REGARDING the Duke of Edinburgh's 90th birthday, it's good to see that old-fashioned forelock tugging
is alive and well.
That means recruiting 600 new personnel, including 26 new butlers, and training them in the art of five-star forelock tugging
He's very unpopular and seen as some sort of throwback to the days of forelock tugging
Le RoyEoe1/4aos press conference demeanour veers from that of a good-natured after dinner speaker to the frustrated forelock tugging
of a schoolteacher at breaking point.
Serf-class competitors won the right to plant crops only by much wheedling, forelock tugging
, and general sucking-up to the NDT.
A stickler for pomp and circumstance, she demanded lavish displays of blatant forelock tugging
It's time forelock tugging
was put on the banned list alongside hunting.
GREAT rejoicing --and not a little forelock tugging
--at news that son of Allerton,Sir Simon Rattle, is returning for the 2008 Capital of Culture celebrations.
If that means the age of forelock tugging
is long gone, then clearly so.
I CAN only assume that the forelock tugging
blind support for both Government and opposition views expressed in the Examiner this week come from fully paid up party members.
THERE'S always a hint of forelock tugging
up here on the Rio Tweed.