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Today's Idiom = "The Stars Were All Lined Up"






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The Stars Were All Lined Up ( a number of things happened which were needed for the perfect result ... )

"The Stars Were All Lined Up"



"The stars were all lined up" says that more than one thing happened as you needed and the result was what you wanted.

Example: "That she and I were both at that busstop on that day and met like that.. the stars were all lined up."



It may have been good luck or fate or help from God because everything happened just right for you when "the stars were all lined up".

Example: "I was late for all three of my busses today, but they were late too, so i caught them just in time." Reply: "The stars were all lined up."



"The stars were all lined up" means that the things that needed to happen happened and that thing worked out.

Example: "It rained all week, but cleared up just in time for the wedding." Reply: "The stars were all lined up."





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