Cliches and expressions give us many wonderful figures of speech and words in the English language, as they evolve via use and mis-use alike.
A commonly ignored reference source for many words and expressions origins - especially for common cliches that are not listed in slang and expressions dictionaries - is simply to use an ordinary decent English dictionary (Oxford English Dictionary or Websters, etc), which will provide origins for most words and many related phrases (see the 'strong relief' example below).FRVR also included C&NW lines from Granville to Green Bay via Oshkosh and a few small branches. Itel sold the FRVR and GBW to the Wisconsin Central in 1993.The C&NW held on to lines north of Green Bay till it was purchased by the Wisconsin Central in 1997 from the Union Pacific. Ralph Q: I have letter written sometime during or just after the Civil War. Steve A: Mendota to Shakopee is the 2nd oldest CNW line in Minnesota (behind Winona-Rochester). I have a date of November 10th, 1865 for the start of service between Mendota and Shakopee.Set aside for a moment the facts that contradict the FDAs statement.Even if the governments assertions were entirely accurate, they still place cannabis on a scientific equivalence to alcohol - can cause harm, has little medicinal value, is enjoyed by billions of people around the world, and has been so for centuries.