May 10, 2006

dirty laundry

Posted in Idioms at 9:53 am by Feng

dirty laundry — personal affairs that could be embarrassing if made public [dict]

On 'Desperate Housewives', Andrew, still a teenage, wants to get access to his trust fund prematurely. He proclaims that his mother, Bree, is an alcoholic and applies to the court to be emancipated. Andrew's grandparents try to meditate. They reprove Bree for having to handle the matter in court. But Bree rebuts: "Do you think I enjoy airing my dirty laundry in public?"

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1 Comment »

  1. Shane said,

    I see you are a big fan of Desperate Housewives… 😉 this is a thoroughly enjoyable blog – please keep up the great work! 🙂


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