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When Pigs Fly ( that thing will never happen ... )

"When Pigs Fly"



When pigs fly is an informal way to joke that you will never do something.

Example: "Do you think you will ever work at that company again?" Reply: "When pigs fly!"



Pigs are heavy animals that stay close to the ground and do not fly, so when pigs fly is a time that will never come.

Example: "Do you think your brother will be successful?" Reply: "When pigs fly he will."



When pigs fly is a time that will never come because pigs will never fly.

Example: "Will you ever take her on a date?" Reply: "Sure: When pigs fly!"





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