With us, when we have made a little money we keep it to be a nest-egg to make more from.
"The nest-egg for the second generation of Fletchers," he grinned.
He may run them with the flocks, sell the wool, and keep the money as a nest-egg.
We have kept a nest-egg in the bank, too, all the time, in case we did get stuck.
So it was you, Unc' Billy Possum, who kicked that nest-egg ...