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 Fishing.Fitz (Norman). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Fisk (in Hudibras)
 
was Nicholas Fisk, a physician and astrologer, who used to say that a physician never deserved his bread till he had no teeth to eat it. In his old age he was almost a beggar.   1
 


 Fishing.Fitz (Norman). 

 
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