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Ewe proverbs and their meaning 2

Kplɔm yi kuteƒe mezuna kutɔ o (Inviting Me To A Funeral Doesn't Imply that I Will Become the Funeral Director) This proverb refers to those who are given an inch and want to take a mile. There are times when everyone needs assistance. However when someone agrees to lend a helping hand, it doesn't mean that you should take advantage of their good will cojoling them into taking on the responsibility. When you help someone and they are trying to put too much weight on your shoulders just say this proverb and they will understand that you also have your limits.

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