cold shoulder, the


Explanation: What is an idiom?

To not make someone feel welcome.

Context:

"Hi George, get me a pint for God's sake!"

"What's up?"

"Atmosphere's not so good at home."

"Uh oh. What did you do this time?"

"More like what I didn't do."

"Eh?"

"Our anniversary."

"Ouch!"

"Our 25th anniversary."

"Ouch ouch! Did she hit the roof?"

"No, worse, I've been getting the cold shoulder every time I go near her. "

"Cool fires burn longer mate."

"Thanks for the support."

"This will make you feel better."

"Cheers."

Notes:

Of the different parts of meat to serve, the shoulder is seen as inferior. Therefore, to give someone the cold shoulder, ie a piece of the shoulder of, for example, beef, that is not even heated up, is an indication that they are not welcome.

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