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    Default Plenty more where you came from

    Sorry, but it's me again.
    What does it mean? It's a quotation:
    "When I hear about writer's block, this one and that one! Fuck off! Stop writing, for Christ's sake. Plenty more where you came from."
    As I understand the quotation it should be something like: "Plenty more where to go" or "what to do" (besides writing). But "where you came from" ... I have no idea. Do you?

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    Default Re: Plenty more where you came from

    Quote Originally Posted by meliss View Post
    Sorry, but it's me again.
    What does it mean? It's a quotation:
    "When I hear about writer's block, this one and that one! Fuck off! Stop writing, for Christ's sake. Plenty more where you came from."
    As I understand the quotation it should be something like: "Plenty more where to go" or "what to do" (besides writing). But "where you came from" ... I have no idea. Do you?
    "Plenty more where you came from" means that there is nothing special about you. If you can't write, somebody else will.

    Another use:

    I'm not upset that Jack dumped me. There's plenty more where he came from.

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