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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
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Any port in a storm.  1
It is not every man’s lot to gain the port of Corinth. (A port difficult to enter.)  Horace.  2
Many have come to a port after a storm.  3
No wind can do him good who steers for no port.  4
The worse the passage the more welcome the port.  5
 
 
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