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From an ancient proverb, "the worm will turn when trodden upon" meaning the meekest among us will fight back when provoked. It can also mean a change in fortune.
The people of New Orleans built their city below sea level. Katrina proved that the worm will turn.
#momentum shift #inertial dampening #'the meek shall inherit the earth #' the worm is turning #underdog
by sheryl D October 01, 2006
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