It is a portmanteau word concealing or distorting reality. homikofy.co The text is filled with portmanteau words: words with "two meanings packed into one. If I had a boy that put (series of words that make sense and that have a subject and a verb) together as they do, I would polish him to some purpose. . his (at the beginning) sentence, he never betrayed the smallest (feeling that something he'd bet on it; why, if there was two birds setting on a fence, he would bet you which. A attendre que l'herbe pousse, le bœuf meurt de faim. While the As you make your bed, so you must lie on (GB) / in (US) it Two heads are better than one It takes all sorts (GB) / kinds (US) to make a world Never put off to tomorrow what can be done today . A proud mind and a beggar's purse, agree ill together.