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WHEN HELL FREEZES OVER

Origin: Late 19th Century, American English - This expression belongs to a small category of “hell” idioms, all referring to Hell as a place which will remain hot throughout eternity. It is an absolute and works well with ironic remarks such as, “a snow ball’s chance in Hell” or “it’ll be a cold day in Hell.”  All of these simply mean NEVER.

Usage:  Informal, spoken general American and Canadian English. Used for ironic negative emphasis (stressing the opposite of what you mean).

Idiomatic Meaning:  Emphatically stating that something will never, ever happen.

Literal Meaning: Hell is supposed to be the hottest place in the universe so the chances that it will freeze over are nil. However the expression does literally mean when the temperature of Hell drops below the freezing point, which would either be 0 ºC or 32 ºF.

Why is this funny?  IF Hell ever did freeze over, and by definition, it couldn’t (assuming you believe in Hell in the first place), then it might look like the frozen landscape portrayed in the photo. But since Hell can’t freeze over, then we could actually say that Hell will freeze over, “When Hell freezes over.”

Sample sentence: My audition for the Broadway show did not go too well. They told me I’d get the part “when hell freezes over.”

Cada escolha e uma renuncia , isso e a vida .

                                                                                        -charli brow jr.

A post today reminded me of what my teacher used to tell me in middle school.

“Life isn’t a pony ranch”
Aka
” Stop whing about homework and your life and being sick and don’t stay home unless your dead sick because life ain’t about fun and games”

And now I ask myself
Why
Why not
Why can’t my life be a fucking pony ranch
Why can’t I wake up to the sound of birds with a smile
Swing out of bed and whistle as I go for breakfast
Why can’t I do what I love everyday without worries
Why do I have to hate my life so that I’m living it right
What the fuck
Why the fuck not
Why can’t I just be happy, hm?

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