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I only dropped them once expression or saying

I only destroyed { the item in question } once


Arriving back from the shop with a dripping paper bag of broken eggs, Uncle Tony uttered the timeless phrase


Uncle Tony – 1930s?
Tony Dixon – Mum’s brother

Submitted: 27/07/2021 by Mark

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