“Same thing only different” is what my family says if two things are comparable in one way but not in other ways. It applies to today’s one-liner.
We were talking about how many illnesses, mild to dreadful, are described as beginning with symptoms similar to the common cold. And I said,
The common cold is the “tastes like chicken” of diseases.
This post is part of Linda G. Hills weekly blog hop, One-Liner Wednesday. If you have a one-liner or just like them, follow the link.
A WRITING PROMPT FROM ME TO YOU: Someone has a cold — or do they?