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    To toil is the lot of mankind

    To toil is the lot of mankind.

    Could anone tell me what is `lot of mankind' in this context?

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    Re: To toil is the lot of mankind

    To work is the destiny of man.


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    Re: To toil is the lot of mankind

    Quote Originally Posted by queenbu View Post
    To work is the destiny of man.
    Thank you

    So, lot means destiny (fate)?

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    Re: To toil is the lot of mankind

    Yes.

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