The oldest profession (in the world)
Prostitution or being paid to have sex e.g. I believe she made a living in the oldest profession in the world.
Pull someone’s leg
To pull someone’s leg’s means to tease them by telling them something untrue.
Daft as a brush
Someone who is rather stupid.
At the end of your rope
If you are at the end of your rope, you are at the limit of your patience or endurance
Tables are turned
When the tables are turned, the situation has changed giving the advantage to the party who had previously been at a disadvantage.
Kick into gear
Something gets going or started.
Keen as mustard
Someone who is very enthusiastic.
People who live in ivory towers are detached from the world around them.
Icing on the cake
Something good that happens on top of an already good thing or situation.
A Renaissance man is a person who is talented in a number of different areas, especially when their talents include both the sciences and the arts.
Revenge is sweet
When you are happy to be proved right, then you know that revenge is sweet.