also LIKE A DUCK IN A THUNDERSTORM,
LIKE A DUCK IN THUNDER
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The miserable behaviour of ducks during a thunderstorm has been proverbial
since the 18th century.
Also, see below From: The Pet-stock, Pigeon, and Poultry Bulletin
Volume VII, 1876-77
Aylesbury Ducks. How they are bred in England.
From: A Strange Love
Frank Usher, 1874
Chapter III. New Friends