Cockney rhyming slang

Powdering noses

I was looking back over some old posts and came across this which I wrote while working on my novel, Loving Judah. I was thinking of phrases which have disappeared… at one point in ‘Loving Judah’ Aislin says she needs to ‘powder her nose’, a phrase her grandma used for visiting the bathroom. Bavol who is younger than her, doesn’t understand […]