Belize Creole Proverb- NYE Edition

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Wood ready for the fire.

“Creole (Kriol): Ol(d) firewood no hard fo ketch.

Literally: Old firewood catches fire easily.

Meaning: When old companions fall out, they quickly become friends again. This saying is especially applied to lovers.”

Have a safe and fun New Years Eve. Share a drink with an old friend and enjoy the night!

Guests enjoying a night by campfire.

From: Creole Proverbs of Belize Collected By Colville N. Young, D.PHIL


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