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November 2005


Theme: Acceptance


Yoruba and Idanre (Nigeria) Proverb
Adiye nje oka, o mu omi, o gbe okuta pe pe pe mi, sibe sibe o ni ohun o ni eyin, to o ba ni eyin, se o ma je irin ni?

A chicken eats corn, drinks water and swallows little pebbles, but still complains of having no teeth. If she had teeth would she eat steel?
(Literal English)



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