Translation: from english

happy is the bride that the sun shines on

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  • happy is the bride that the sun shines on — An equivalent superstition is blessed are the dead that the rain rains on. 1648 HERRICK Hesperides 129 Blest is the Bride, on whom the Sun doth shine. And thousands gladly wish You multiply, as doth a fish. 1787 F. GROSE Provincial Glossary… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • sun — see never let the sun go down on your anger the sun loses nothing by shining into a puddle happy is the bride that the sun shines on make hay while the sun shines there is nothing new under the sun …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • happy — see if you would be happy for a week take a wife; if you would be happy for a month kill a pig; but if you would be happy all your life plant a garden call no man happy till he dies happy is the bride that the sun shines on happy is the country… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • bride — see happy is the bride that the sun shines on …   Proverbs new dictionary

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  • blessed are the dead that the rain rains on — A similar belief is happy is the bride that the sun shines on. 1607 Puritan I. i. If, Blessed bee the coarse [corpse] the raine raynes vpon, he had it, powring downe. 1787 F. GROSE Provincial Glossary (Superstitions) 61 It is..esteemed a good… …   Proverbs new dictionary

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  • Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs, Thematic Index — absence absence makes the heart grow fonder he who is absent is always in the wrong the best of friends must part blue are the hills that are far away distance lends enchantment to the view out of sight, out of mind …   Proverbs new dictionary

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