Date: Sat, 11 Mar 1995 13:40:50 GMT+1200 From: Tim Behrend Subject: Re: Expletive origin > Date sent: Fri, 10 Mar 1995 13:32:02 -0500 > From: Leo Horishny > I'm interested in the origin of the expression, "What in the Sam Hill is going > on around here!?" > Sam Hill was a near-rhyming paraphrastic euphemism for hell, I think. Tim Behrend University of Auckland