Date: Thu, 14 Dec 1995 23:57:38 -0800 From: Rima & Kim McKinzey Subject: Re: Proverbial Knowledge >> One variant that I've enjoyed is "You've buttered your bread, now lie in it!" > >Oh, my God! I thought my mother was the only one who said that. > >Some other Mom-isms: > >"At the end of every rainbow is a silver lining." >"He left his footprint across the face of time." (Ouch!) >"If you can't beat 'em, forget about it." > In the same vein, a client of my father's used to say: "No matter how you twist and turn, it all comes out in the wash." Rima