Epic Euphemisms 2: On the phone…


There are all sorts of excuses to be used for not answering the phone. One of the best I’ve heard of late is

“So sorry… I was on the phone to my medium.”

The guy (yes guy) saying that was being serious, but I might be inclined to use it myself as an Epic Euphemism.

About epicurienne

A complete gastro-geek with a genetic predisposition to wanderlust. Obsessed with food and exploring the world at large. New Zealander by birth, Londoner by residence, a little bit French by marriage - the world's my LOBSTER!

Posted on June 5, 2008, in English 101, Epic Euphemisms and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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