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Blow up your ovaries or whatever cutting edge plan....

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    MrBovineOrdure

    [1]Feb 15, 2011
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    In season two, the episode "The new girl", Peter and Trudy went to a fertility doctor. Later when Peter came home, Trudy gave him the good news that he's fine but she must not be. He said;


    "Great, now he can blow up your ovaries or whatever cutting edge plan he might have". Trudy wasn't happy with that statement.


    What I don't understand is what "Blow up your ovaries" meant.


    Mr BO

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    HelloStuart

    [2]Feb 17, 2011
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    I don't think you really have to look too much into the comment. It's an offhand remark demonstrating how insensitive Pete is to his wife's needs.
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    MrBovineOrdure

    [3]Feb 24, 2011
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    Just wondering if it was a colloquialism of the day. Me being born in the late 1950s, I'm familiar with much of what they say. Just not this one.


    You're right though. Peter excels at being unnecessarily mean.


    Mr BO

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