The Daily Haiku 🌿- 932nd Theme – Passage


A man with bowed legs, couldn't catch a pig in a ginnel. 

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Lancashire sayings

Ginnel is what we call a passage between two houses or row of terraced houses. Having bowed legs was common in the first half of the 20th Centuary due to malnutrition. The saying was my mother’s and I suspect came from her mother.