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Get Your Sea Legs : Phrases


To adjust to a new situation.


Moving from hot, humid Toronto to Beautiful B,C,, Ken started to
get his sea legs by joining the Vancouver Yacht Club.


This phrase dates back to the days when sailing ships ruled the high seas. A new sailor was said to have
gotten his sea legs when he could walk steadily across the deck of a ship in stormy weather.

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