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 Millstone used for a Ferry (A).Millstones of Montisci (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Millstones.
 
To weep millstones. Not weep at all.   1
       
“Bid Glos’ter think on this, and he will weep—
Aye, millstones, as he lessoned us to weep.”
       
Shakespeare: Richard III., i. 6.
 


 Millstone used for a Ferry (A).Millstones of Montisci (The). 

 
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