(re-entered for 04.05.06)
Meaning: Work extremely hard. Origins and meanings.
Rewrite 1: work the prints off your fingers
Rewrite 2: work the heel off your foot
Rewrite 3: run the treadn3 off your tires
Rewrite 4: work the handsn3a off your clock
Comment: This is about showing definitive results from extreme effort.
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