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Chewa Proverb Collection

Mau n'poyamba potsiriza n'mang'ombe(nkhani).
The real words come first, after that is the singing of a chorus, just small talk.
(The first statement will be believed. Make sure, therefore that you first words are well prepared. Your second statement will not be accepted, people will believe what you said first.)
Proverb No 504 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Mulandu tawaba nakwabo.
A lawsuit has no home. (No matter where the accused goes the case will follow him.)
Uko konse baulubulwila, kumwenu nangu kubweni, ubupingushi buumo bwine kuulilafye kapingula akonka bwino umulandu.
Proverb No 864 collected by Frank Carey
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