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sionnach commented on the word milk the pigeon
Or, as the Spanish would way, buscar la quinta pata al gato, "to look for a fifth paw on the cat".
March 30, 2009
bilby commented on the word milk the pigeon
"To endeavour at impossibilities."- Francis Grose, 'The Vulgar Tongue'.
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