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Meaning: A scoundrel has been found out, and the forces of law and order are on their way. For example" It's over, the police are on their way and the jig is up."
 

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No man with a man's heart in him, gets far on his way without some bitter, soul searching disappointment. Happy he who is brave enough to push on another stage of the journey, and rest where there are living springs of water, and three score and ten palms.

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