nothing so bold as a blind mare
a 1628 J. CARMICHAELL Proverbs in Scots no. 1435 The blind horse is hardiest.
1721 J. KELLY Scottish Proverbs 266 Nothing so bold as a blind Mare.
1922 J. BUCHAN Huntingtower x. He spoke of the still unconquered enemy with..disrespect, so that Mrs Morran was moved to observe that there was ‘naething sae bauld as a blind mear’.
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