If you can't skin yourself you can hold a leg while somebody else skins.
In such a case he would have told the lady not to pull his leg.
"I hurt my leg and cannot ride," quoth the bishop's champion.
Burke slapped his leg with an enthusiasm that might have broken a weaker member.
He cut off my brother-in-law's leg—charged him as much as if he had grown a new one for him.
"I thought your father said it was his leg had something the matter with it," argued Mrs. Porter.
"But it was racing injured the horse's leg," interposed Dolman.
I might give you a thousand for a contract, an' losin' and winnin' mounts when you had a leg up.
Touching my leg, and using other signs, I addressed her again in the Indian language.
"Sure I'm only rowling a wisp of straw on my leg," replied Hosey.