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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
If the sky fall the pots will be broken.  1
If the sky fall we shall catch larks.  2
If the sky fall hold up your hands.  Spanish.  3
Neither heat nor cold abides always in the sky.  4
The titmouse holds up its feet to keep the sky from falling on it.  Persian.  5
There is no relying on a starry sky.  6
Were the sky to fall not an earthen pot would be left whole.  Dutch.  7

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