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Old 10 April 2008, 07:39 PM
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Originally Posted by A Turtle Named Mack View Post
And where does the phrase 'short end of the stick' come from? For a straight stick, there is no 'short end'. I could see it coming from hockey or golf, though, where holding the short end of the stick would make the games very difficult indeed.
No clue at all.
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