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elephants and teaspoons expression or saying

Callback to the motivational phrase “How do you eat an elephant with a teaspoon? One spoon at a time”


”I don’t know how I’m ever going to get this done”
”Elephants and teaspoons, dear”


From a Time Management course


Mark – 1980s
Mark Iliff – owner


This is our 694ᵗʰ entry in 18 months… Viva cucharaditas!

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Submitted: 17/07/2022 by Mark ● Last updated: 19/07/2022 23:52 by Mark

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