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  1. Newbie
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    Make hay whilst the sun shines

    I have been told, in writing, that I should take the opportunity to "make hay whilst the sun shines". Would others consider this to be wholly innocent or might they perceive it as a mild threat?

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    Re: Make hay whilst the sun shines

    That depends on who said it and why it was said.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 10-Oct-2014 at 10:11. Reason: Fixing typo.

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