English translation: bounced out like a scalded cat
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Explanation: hope it helps. Good luck, Andrew Vdovin!
32 for "like a scorched cat".
801 for "leaped up like".
Christmas Story, The Gift of the Magi
... fast, Jim!". And them Della leaped up like a little singed cat and cried,
"Oh, oh!". Jim had not yet seen his beautiful present. She ... www.zworks.com/christmas/giftmagi.html