“Peer not through the keyhole, lest ye be vexed.”

I’m unable to determine the origin of this saying.

It sounds biblical.  But a google search shows people attributing it to everyone from Stephen King to Mary Poppins to some girl’s grandmother.

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Photo credit: By Alicia Rae from Pittsburgh, USA [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons.

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2 thoughts on ““Peer not through the keyhole, lest ye be vexed.”

  1. jarrod lampier says:

    kicking me in the teeth too. I love the quote and want to attribute it properly. Glad I’m not the only one; misery loves company.

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