Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Mon Sep 17 18:24:33 UTC 2012

On Sep 17, 2012, at 2:20 PM, Wilson Gray wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 1:02 PM, Charles C Doyle <cdoyle at> wrote:
>> That expression has become ubiquitous, but it's noteworthy that in the famous Grimm Brothers' version of "Hansel and Gretel," to which the saying presumably alludes, the trail of breadcrumbs could NOT be followed.
> So, what are the facts, Charlie? Don't leave me hanging!
> --

The birdies ate the breadcrumbs, IIRC.


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