July 23, 2018
Just look at him lounging around. He’s really living the life of Riley, isn’t he?
This is a saying I have heard for years, and it’s one of those sayings with a meaning that is instinctively understood. If I was to guess when this saying originated, I probably would have guessed the 1940s, but the phrase is much older than that. It also has an interesting history.
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