Mudcat Café message #2675186 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #122109   Message #2675186
Posted By: Rafflesbear
08-Jul-09 - 06:25 PM
Thread Name: Tech: Q for ancient order of bucket menders.
Subject: RE: Tech: Q for ancient order of bucket menders.
Don't forget that the tinker couldn't mend his pots and pans without John Barleycorn

That could have been different as well if 'they hired men with the scythes that needed sharpening...'