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Wolfgang Mieder, Stewart A. Kingsbury, Kelsie B. Harder - 1992 - 710 pages
|No one is entitled to more than six feet of earth. Rec. dist.: Wis. 3. Six feet of earth |
makes all men equal. Vars.: (a) Six feet of earth make all men of one size. (b) Six
feet underground makes all men equal. Rec. dist.: N.Y., Ohio, Wis. 1st cit.
|Cf.All's alikeat thelatter DAY:a bag of gold and wisp of hay / DEATH makes equal |
the high and low / At the END of the game the king and the pawn go into the
same bag/ Six FEET of earth make all men equal. 467 DEATH keeps no calendar
|Shr.; OW253a legs 1545, feet from 1573) 1598 (1616) Haughton Englishmen for |
my Money D3 5.9 10f: If I could see any ... F582* Six FEET of earth makes all men
equal (Collections from 1659; OW738b varied from 1563; Wh F472 seven from ...
|Six feet of earth make all men equal. (EAP 163; ODEP 738) 1936 Six feet of earth |
make us all of one size. (p. 592) The Complete Poems of Carl Sandburg, rev. ed.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970. To drag one's feet 1983 Having ...
|... a job. six feet of earth death The length of an average grave rather than its |
depth: Six feet of earth make all men equal. (Proverb) Six feet underground
emphasizes the depth rather than the length: I'm glad his father's six feet
1973 - 128 pages
|A timeless tale of morality, tragedy and pure adventure, The Epic of Gilgamesh is a landmark literary exploration of man's search for immortality.|
|E ven an ant is six feet tall when measured by its own foot. ... Way Passage Two |
Against the World The Third Man The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Five
Fingers Six of a Kind The Seventh Seal Eight ... Six feet of earth make all men
|We shall endeavor to make it so plain that all may comprehend it. We will take, for |
example, a piece of ground to be trenched three feet deep and six feet wide, of
which the figure appended is a section, on a ... A, B, C denote the surface, B, C
being divided into two equal parts of three feet each. ... men (part in the trench
and part out) can labor to greater advantage; the earth is more thoroughly
|A book that left an indelible mark on an entire generation of readers, Cat’s Cradle is one of the twentieth century’s most important works—and Vonnegut at his very best. From the Trade Paperback edition.|