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Beer and Skittles

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Life is not all beer and skittles, i.e. not all eating, drinking, and play; not all pleasure; not all harmony and love.

“Sport like life, and life like sport,

Isnʹt all skittles and beer.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Bee
Bee-line
Bees
Beef, Ox
Beefeaters
Beef-steak Club
Beefington
Beelzebub
Beer
Beer and Skittles
Beer aux Mouches
Beeswing
Beetle (To)
Beetle-crusher
Befana
Before the Lights
Before the Mast
Beg the Question (To)
Beggar
Beggars