Nov 07

Ethan: Tell them about the contest, honey.
Delilah: Well, I don’t want to blow my own horn, but I did pretty well…
Ethan: She won first place!

Sometimes we celebrate things by playing music. Here, saying good things about someone is compared to blowing a horn. It is considered immodest to speak too well of yourself, so it is usually bad manners to blow your own horn.



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