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Cat in the Adage
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.0111  Friday, 18 January 2002

From:           Susan St. John <
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Date:           Thursday, 17 Jan 2002 18:21:56 -0700
Subject:        Cat in the Adage

I know that "the cat i' the adage" is referred to in Macbeth (Lady M,
Act I, sc. vii), but what is the adage to which it refers??  "Curiosity
killed the cat" is the only one I can think of, but that doesn't seem
quite apropos.

Thanks in advance,
Susan

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