SILK PURSE – SOWS EAR

I may be dating myself here, but have you ever heard the old saying “You can’t make a silk purse out of a sows ear”? The meaning is something like Matthew 9:17 where it says you can’t put new wine into an old wineskin, but into a new wineskin. A …

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EASY QUIZ

1) How long did the Hundred Years’ War last? 2) Which country makes Panama hats? 3) From which animal do we get cat gut? 4) What is a camel’s hair brush made of? 5) What is the colour of the black box in a commercial aeroplane? Answers –   1) 116 …

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