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Thread #21221   Message #3005487
Posted By: Black belt caterpillar wrestler
12-Oct-10 - 05:45 PM
Thread Name: Proverb about singing
Subject: RE: Proverb about singing
"Whistle before breakfast - tears before bed time".

One that my mother used to quote, I have no idea of the reasoning behind it.

"Who knows, the horse may sing".

An optimists view of the world about the story of the man who told the King that he could teach a horse to sing or else be put to death if he failed.