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Thread: Sandhya.sha

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    Its an ill wind that blows nobody any good.

    What I understood is :

    Its a bad wind which does nothing good to anybody.

    But already someone explained me in this forum:

    it means (someone profits by ill wind). here (ill wind does good thing)

    So, I am confused.

    Could anyone explain it?

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    Re: Sandhya.sha

    It means that unexpected misfortune for one person (or group) usually means good fortune for another.


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