A short life and a merry one,' seems the adage in favour here.
"'It never rains but it pours,' says the Irish adage," resumed she.
It was a first love of mine, and, as the adage says, 'only revient toujours.'
The explanation of this adage is not here assumed, nor its community of relation.
He subscribes to the adage: 'Love so, as if you may hate one day, and hate so, as if ...