butterfingers was gone, she had got her a place in Somersetshire, so anxiety on that score was over.
And, as every boy in the world knows, it is a great disgrace to be called "butterfingers."
You have just permitted the cleverest rascal in the state to slip through your butterfingers.
A clumsy, unhandy person, esp one who regularly drops things
[1850s+ Cricket; Adopted by baseball players in the 1880s]