Originally Posted by mohammad
i am at the shallow end of the gene pool - this phrase is used quite a lot but without context I am not 100% sure. It can mean that you are not good at something, lacking skills or certain talents.
I got a sewing machine from my sister Heather two yeras ago and I still struglle with simple projects. She is a wonderful seamstress and I know I am still at the shallow end of the gene pool. I will never be where she is now.
he'd make a very handsome throw rug...he would be comfortable to sit on???
bad back - sore back, back that gets sore easily after even a small exertion.
A. uncle, when i am king,what'll that make you(what does "what'll that make you" mean?)
He wants to know what he should call him after he won't be a king anymore. Will he carry a different title? ( ex-King?)
mess with somebody - play head games with somebody, interfere, disturb.
fixer-upper - usually a house (or apartment) that is in need of repairs to bring it back up to some living standards.