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    Smile I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Hello!

    I think the line in the cartoon is in reference to the old saying 'a cat has nine lives'. Right? Thank you!

    In retrospect, I could have done more with my lives
    Last edited by thedaffodils; 05-Sep-2008 at 05:53.

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    Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Quote Originally Posted by thedaffodils View Post
    Hello!

    I think the line in the cartoon is in reference with the old saying 'a cat has nine lives'. Right? Thank you!
    I think this time you have come to the right conclusion!

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    Smile Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    I think this time you have come to the right conclusion!


    Thank you! have a good day!

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    Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    What you may have missed is that 'could have done more with my life' is a common collocation for people thinking about past (missed) opportunities. It's often followed by the wishful 'if I had my time again I'd...'.

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    Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    I think this time you have come to the right conclusion!
    PS: Whaddaya mean 'This time'? thedaffodils is one of UE's best students!

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    Smile Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Hi BobK,

    Thank you for your supplement and compliment.

    Raymott probably referred to another thread I started. We had a good discussion at that time.

    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/a...p-cartoon.html

    Have a good one!

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    Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Thank you for your supplement and compliment
    That's cute, daffodils.

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    Smile Re: I could have done more with my lives(cartoon)

    Quote Originally Posted by tedtmc View Post
    That's cute, daffodils.
    Thanks for your kind words. Good night!

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