"He who smelt it dealt it"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Jan 9 21:26:11 UTC 2007

A BE version:

"The first hen that cackles laid the egg."

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Sam'l Clemens

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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