Well, Swampy found an old web page that says it comes from the practice of putting uncontrollable people into straitjackets.
However, Swampy can't verify the accuracy of that.
h ha I have heard it on the movies..didnt John Wayne say it a few times ...I like it though maybe I can put it on a tea party sign....lOL
That sounds logical. I think swampy found it. :-)
What about the phrase "don't have a cow!" I've always wondered about that one.
hahah Now who would I think is fit to be tied...... LOL