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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Satiety
 
Cherries are bitter to the glutted blackbird.  German.  1
Even honey occasions satiety.  Modern Greek.  2
Satiety causes disgust; abundance begets indifference.  German.  3
Vetches seem bitter to a full-cropped pigeon.  Italian.  4
When the mouse has had enough the meal is bitter.  Dutch, Danish.  5
 
 
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