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A stitch in time saves nine what?


Asked by fiatpax at 1:03 PM on Aug. 20, 2010 in Crazy for Credits

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  • The stitch in time is simply the sewing up of a small hole in a piece of material and so saving the need for more stitching at a later date, when the hole has become larger, Clearly, the first users of this expression were referring to saving nine stitches.

    Answer by Mommy_0f_many at 1:07 PM on Aug. 20, 2010