To Rome said Nero: "If to smoke you turn2009 Update: v.i. To practice
I shall not cease to fiddle while you burn."
To Nero Rome replied: "Pray do your worst,
'Tis my excuse that you were fiddling first."
Monday, June 15, 2009
FIDDLE, n. An instrument to tickle human ears by friction of a horse's tail on the entrails of a cat.