The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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Every old crow
Thinks its baby white as snow.
This proverb was told to Maryann by her Italian father,
as a way of dismissing praise given to children by
their own parents.
Keyword(s): sarcasm, humor, parental pride
|Subject headings:||Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Proverb|
PROVERB -- Proverbial Metaphor
Date learned: 00001960S