How true is it, that "sailors make their money like horses, and spend it like asses!"
An Italian proverb says: "The furrier gets the skins of more foxes than asses."
My mother, who saw that I did not relish the asses' milk, put in a word for me.
You might as well affirm the existence of mules, and deny that of horses and asses.
Their dogs and their asses might bear his name, ...