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Creaking Doors hang the Longest

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Un pot fêlé dure plus quʹun neuf.” “Tout se qui branle ne chet pas” (tumbles not). Delicate persons often outlive the more robust. Those who have some personal affliction, like the gout, often live longer than those who have no such vent.

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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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Crank
Crannock
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Crape … . Lawn
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Craven
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Creature (The)
Creature-comforts
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Credence Table
Crédit Fonoier (French)
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Crekenpit
Cremona
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