"Slept like a baby"
speed at PARADIGMTECH.COM
Thu Nov 4 17:16:09 UTC 1999
My 10-month-old baby sleeps long and peacefully through the night and wakes
up refreshed. Besides, they'll sleep almost anywhere. They have an amazing
ability to relax.
From: Bapopik at AOL.COM <Bapopik at AOL.COM>
To: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
Date: Thursday, November 04, 1999 9:56 AM
Subject: "Slept like a baby"
>"I slept like a baby. I woke up in the middle of the night and demanded
>--some comedian (I forget which one)
> One member of my group woke up early and thought we had an earthquake
last night. Another group member woke up to the sound of the church bells
at 6 a.m. I "slept like a baby."
> Why is the saying "slept like a baby"? Did we cover this before?
> I don't have the OED handy. Maybe someone from the OED can straighten
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