a new twist to old proverbs

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    A first grade teacher collected well known proverbs. She had
    >twenty-five students in her class and she presented each child in her
    >class the first half of a proverb and asked them to come up with the
    >remainder of the proverb.
    >It's hard to believe these were actually done by first graders.
    >Their insight may surprise you. While reading these keep in mind that
    >these are first graders..... 6-year-olds, because the last one is
    >classic!
    >1. Strike while the .................... bug is close.
    >2. It's always darkest before .......... Daylight Saving Time.
    >3. Never underestimate the power of ... termites.
    >4. You can lead a horse to water but .. how?
    >5. Don't bite the hand that ............ looks dirty.
    >6. No news ............................ impossible.
    >7. A miss is as good as a .............. Mr.
    >8. You can't teach an old dog new ...... math.
    >9. If you lie down with dogs, you'll ... stink in the morning.
    >10. Love all, trust .................... me.
    >11. The pen is mightier than the ....... pigs.
    >12. An idle mind is .................... the best way to relax.
    >13. Where there's smoke there's ........ pollution.
    >14. Happy the bride who ................ gets all the presents.
    >15. A cent saved is .................... not much.
    >16. Two's company, three's ............. the Musketeers.
    >17. Don't put off till tomorrow what ... you put on to go to bed.
    >18. Laugh and the whole world laughs with you, cry and ... you have to
    >blow your nose.
    >19. There are none so blind as ......... Stevie Wonder.
    >20. Children should be seen and not .... spanked or grounded.
    >21. If at first you don't succeed ...... get new batteries.
    >22.You get out of something only what you ... see in the picture on
    the
    >TV.
    >23. When the blind lead the blind ...... get out of the way.
    >And the WINNER and last one -
    >24. Better late than ....................... pregnant.
 
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