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  1. silfa


    I wold like to know the meaning of the English Idiom:

    "to envy the mule for his plenty"


    • Join Date: May 2005
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    Lightbulb Re: idioms


    That's a very strange expression ...I guess the word plenty refers here to the relaxed and carefree living a mule has . Thus if we use it we could express a hard situation one is going through ..that's to say a mule is luckier as he doesn't have to have all this botheration

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