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 RightFoot.Right Hand. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Right Foot Foremost.
 
In Rome a boy was stationed at the door of a mansion to caution visitors not to cross the threshold with their left foot, which would have been an ill omen.   1
 


 RightFoot.Right Hand. 

 
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