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    hell of a thing

    Hello,

    If a friend of yours say to you Hell of a thing!, what did he mean?

    Thanks in advance

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    #2

    Re: hell of a thing

    Quote Originally Posted by dilermando View Post
    Hello,

    If a friend of yours say to you Hell of a thing!, what did he mean?

    Thanks in advance
    He's trying to say that he recognises that you've had a bad experience and that he sympathises with you.

    "My girlfriend has finished with me".
    "Hell of a thing!"

    "I can't find my keys".
    "Hell of a thing!"

    And so on.

    Buggles

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