(the) red flag is up


(the) red flag is up
   I am menstruating
   Punning on the discoloration and the danger signal.

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

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  • Red Flag (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Red Flag Img capt = Red Flag: Mark Reynolds (left), Chris Reynolds (right)Citation | last=Hayes | first=Anthony J. | author link= | year=December 15, 1989 | title=Star Spangled Banner? | periodical=The Daily… …   Wikipedia

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