Phrase: happy as a clam; happy as a clam at high water

W Brewer brewerwa at GMAIL.COM
Wed Nov 20 04:02:17 UTC 2013

GO'T: <<the likelihood of being eaten can make a clam happy too. Imputed
clam psychology is odd.>>
WB:  Sorry, Charlie! His quest for good taste cost Charlie Tuna his sole
goal in life. And just look at a shmoo and it'd jump into yer frying pan.
Seems like a lethal mutation there.

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