Language Teaser #28
The moral of the following story can be expressed by replacing some of the words from a common phrase with rhyming words. For example, a story about a group of amphibians that pool their money together and take over the world might have the moral “Every frog has its pay,” derived from the phrase “Every dog has its day.” Can you determine the moral to this story?
The woman was hosting a dinner party later in the evening. It was about noon, and she decided to take a nap before preparing the food for the party. Unfortunately, she overslept and had no food ready for her guests. The moral of this story is ___________________________________.