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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Kite
 
A carrion kite will never make a good hawk.  1
Ask a kite for a feather and she’ll say she has just enough to fly with.  2
One leg of a lark is worth the whole body of a kite.  3
If the frog and mouse quarrel, the kite will see them agreed.  4
The kite’s malady: its wing broken and its beak sound.  French.  5
 
 
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