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Posted By: Beccy
12-Feb-03 - 03:42 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: favorite southern US expression
Subject: RE: favorite southern US expression
Spaw- I don't doubt that's what Gramps SHOULD have said, but he was awfully well known for messing up common sayings. To wit:

"You can lead a horse to drink but you can't make him water." (That one was delivered from the pulpit where Gramps was a UM pastor...)