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wait for the other shoe to drop
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Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty and your animal spirits.William Hazlitt
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- (idiomatic) To defer action or decision until another matter is finished or resolved
- (idiomatic) To await a seemingly inevitable event, especially one which is not desirable.
- “wait for the other shoe to drop” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
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