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Favourite Counter Service Restaurant in Magic Kingdom

Discussion in 'Restaurants, Dining, Dining Plans' started by Wendy, May 29, 2012.

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    yeah!

    I like it for its simplicity ;-) after all those burgers and same tastes, steaks and everything, I sit there with my plain old chicken and chips happy as larry :)
     
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    Lol! We often up at Sweet Tomatoes because we are craving veggies and salads!!
     
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    Who's Larry? :unsure:
     
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    Its amazing how many posts on secrets are food related
     
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    "we've all heard the expression 'as happy as Larry' but who was this happy chap? alas there is no definite answer. some people say it refers to the great 20th century actor, Sir Lawrence (Larry) Olivier, and his relief at leaving a coastal resort where he'd been performing, but this is unlikely. it's probably either short for Lazerus (the man in the Bible who rose from the dead - which would make anyone happy) or for 'larrikin', a term used to describe a roisterer (someone who 'roists' or likes to have a good time)
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    :unsure: I don't think you needed to go into it quite that deeply :lol: :lol:
     
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    :D I aim to please
     
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    I actually found the explanation quite interesting! :D I'd never heard the expression before, and although I was kidding when I asked about Larry, it's nice to see there is a bit of an answer. :D :D

    Happy as a Lark. Happy as a clam. Happy as a pig in mud. I've heard all those, but never Happy as Larry. :D
     
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