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Subject:  Re: Origin of an expression? Date:  9/23/2012  3:19 AM
Author:  knighttof3 Number:  12605 of 15116

I don't know, but I really thought "balls to the wall" was metaphoric for the enthusiasm involved with someone really enjoying a glory hole experience.

What has prospecting for gold got to do with balls?
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