As the kettle said to the pot.

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As the kettle said to the pot: What is the meaning of this expression in this dialogue? Is it often used?

Cousin Violet is trying to find a new job for my cook.
That sounds rather inconvenient.
Cousin Violet has never let a matter of convenience stand in the way of a principle.
As the kettle said to the pot.
  • Florentia52

    Modwoman in the attic
    English - United States
    Please tell us where you found this dialogue, and let us know what's going on in the situation, so we can understand and explain it better.
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