Don't you mean "kettle on the hob"?
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On Mar 2, 2010, at 10:39 PM, Carrol Cox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> The expression, "kettlr on the knob" comes to mind. It's part of the
> appratus of a fireplace or something similar. The wind is blowing down
> thechimney?? Perhaps even a good desk dictionary would have it.