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Thread: Throw To Knees

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    Angry Throw To Knees

    "The sexy Polish cop who threw Irish fans to their knees"

    So the lady cop physically caused the Irish fans to get on their knees?

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    Re: Throw To Knees

    Welcome to the forum 'thundeer'.

    This is not a natural expression. It suggests that the beauty of the police officer caused the fans (almost) to fall to their knees in homage.

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