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    Carry the baggage

    Hi,
    Can anybody explain the meaning of the following statement "they do not carry their baggage around". What do the phrase "carry the baggage" mean.

    Thanks

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    Re: Carry the baggage

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi,
    Can anybody explain the meaning of the following statement "they do not carry their baggage around". What does the phrase "carry the baggage" mean.

    Thanks
    It depends on the context, it could have literal or figurative meanings.

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