Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Cliché: it's no use crying over spilled milk

Meaning: don't sweat the little things you can't change (example)

Rewrite 1: no use crying over burnt toast
Rewrite 2: no use moaning over crumbled crackers
Rewrite 3: no use stressing over 404 error page returns
Rewrite 4: no use pouting over pennies down sewer drains
Rewrite 5: no use mourning chipped fingernails

Comment: I tried to retain the flavor of life's little disappointments, which is what the original intones.

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