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Sets my hair on fire


Exciting. Exhilarating. You would think that  hair on fie is a bad but in this phrase’s sense it shows a feeling of astonishment or amazement. (Compare to Hoot or Bitchin’.)

“Watching that  young gal ice skate so beautifully, sets my hair on fire.”

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