if the mountain won't come to Muhammad love

if the mountain won't come to Muhammad

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  • If one cannot get one's own way, one must bow to the inevitable.

Etymologies

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An ellipsis (anapodoton) of "If the mountain won't come to Muhammad then Muhammad must go to the mountain."

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