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Give the Boys a Holiday

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Anaxagʹoras, on his death-bed, being asked what honour should be conferred upon him, replied, “Give the boys a holiday.”

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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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Girouette
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Gitanos
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