Momoka Nishizawa's butler in the manga and anime series created by Mine Yoshizaki. [wikipedia]
He was the owner of the frog in the title. The frog, Dan'l Webster, was loaded with buckshot so he would lose the contest.
He was the garrulous narrator of the Jumping Frog story. He rambles on and on and rarely gets to the point of any one thing.
Literally, "to have a cat in the throat"
Director: Maurice Elvey. Also starred Cyril Smith, Charles Lefeaux & Una O'Connor
Opera in two scenes; premiered 1950
"Summer grows old, cold-blooded mother, The insects are scant, skinny â€¦"
"Be kind and tender to the frog, And do not call him names â€¦ "
We use only the finest baby frogs, dew-picked and flown from Iraq, cleansed in the finest quality spring water, lightly killed, and then sealed in a succulent Swiss quintuple smooth treble cream milk chocolate envelope, and lovingly frosted with glucose
Samuel Longhorn Clemens, 1835-1910
Breccia, c. 3100 BC; British Museum, London
Contes Nouveaux ou Les Fees a la Mode, 1698
Children's and Household Tales, 1842
Robert and Willie Reale (2002)
Part of the original Beanie Babies 2.0 series.
One of the original nine Beanie Babies.
May 2007 Beanie Baby of the Month
Can also be used to describe an event - "The party went off like a frog in a sock."
Abdicated British Monarch, d. 1972