Re: Just some info
Again, it just makes the statement again with no indication of the origin of this wives' tale (which is what I'm going to think of it as from now on, since it's been told and retold apparently since the 1800's or something).
Originally Posted by honeydreams
How come everyone citing 'proof' of this saying actually just keeps giving more of the same citings of yet some other place that says it again with no factual origins or studies? I see it as a typical farmer's sage saying, like "a stitch in time saves nine". Pfft!
("Fist Lessons in Beekeeping"?...sounds painful!)
The little bee returns with evening's gloom,
To join her comrades in the braided hive... -Tennyson