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It was so cold my lips were chattering

And my teeth were blue?  This is a wacky mixture of “teeth are chattering” and “lips are blue”, both describing being extremely cold.  A big thank you to Steve Grieme for hearing this one from his son on a recent family vacation and sending it to Malaphor Central!

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One Comment on “It was so cold my lips were chattering”

  1. dikdikpellek says:

    Sometimes the malaphors are better than the original cliches.


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