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    It's better to lose property than to lose a life

    Could anybody please give me a suitable Idiom for the title of my thread please?

    ' It's better to lose property than to lose a life '

    Thanks in advance. :)

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    Re: It's better to lose property than to lose a life

    Quote Originally Posted by Smeebird View Post
    Could anybody please give me a suitable idiom for the title of my thread please?

    "It's better to lose property than to lose a life."
    I guess what you mean is that you want one instead of that saying. Nothing comes to mind right away, but maybe if I sleep on it something will.

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    Re: It's better to lose property than to lose a life

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    I guess what you mean is that you want one instead of that saying. Nothing comes to mind right away, but maybe if I sleep on it something will.

    Yeah, that's what I mean.

    Thanks. :)

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    Re: It's better to lose property than to lose a life

    I don't know, but maybe there isn't another way of saying that. I know I haven't thought of one.

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