[Ads-l] Drama Critic Motto: Leave no turn unstoned

Jim Parish jparish at SIUE.EDU
Sun Dec 3 17:21:23 EST 2017

Wilson Gray wrote, snipped:
> I also have an even vaguer memory of a pun based on "throwing stones" and
> "glass houses."

I recall a shaggy-dog story involving a Pacific island ruler who wished 
to hide his ceremonial chair from Europeans, with the punch line "Those 
who live in grass houses shouldn't stow thrones".

Jim Parish

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

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