Idiom: a fly on the wall
— My manager just got called into the director’s office. Oh, how I’d love to be a fly on the wall!
— I’d like to be a fly on the wall when the committee reviews our applications.
— Our teacher just got called into the principal's office and I wish I could be a fly on the wall!
— A: What are they arguing about?" B: "I don't know but I wish I were a fly on the wall!"
— He acted cool about it, but I bet my boyfriend wanted to be a fly on the wall when my ex-fiancé stopped by to talk to me.
— A: What are you doing leaning against the wall? B: "Trying to be a fly on the wall."
— If I could only be a fly on the wall when she tells her parents she's already gotten divorced.
— What I would have given to have been a fly on the wall when the director fired the receptionist.
— I'd love to be a fly on the wall when the admissions officer reads my application.
— The directors of all went into the conference room emergency meeting. I'd love to be a fly on the wall right now.
— Sarah just left the room to take a call from her ex-boyfriend and I'd love to be a fly on the wall for that conversation.
— I know you'd love to be a fly on the wall but you're going to have to trust your girlfriend when she gets phone calls from her ex-boyfriend.
— You can't be a fly on the wall but you could hide a voice recorder in the room- but I'm pretty sure that's illegal.
— I wasn't same room but they were yelling so loudly I felt like a fly on the wall listening to their argument.
— When I opened the door quickly, I could tell my assistant had had her ear pressed up against the door trying to listen to our conversation like a fly on the wall.
— I'd love to be a fly on the wall when my parents talk to my sister about the birth control pills they found in her room.
More idioms will be added in the future so check back frequently or sign-up for my free newsletter to learn about new updates to my website.