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"It's not over until the fat lady sings and we're not done yet."
"We will be classed as underdogs going into this one but, as they say, it's not over until the fat lady sings," he said.
"It is not over until the fat lady sings" means one should not presume to know the outcome of an event which is still in progress.
The Fat lady Sings and of course U2, because I still love their stuff.
He also makes the point that he left at half-time which does not give him the right to give a report (never leave till the final whistle or the fat lady sings.) A regular theatre-goer
All we know is that it won't be over until the fat lady sings. Then screams for a bit.
On Saturday, The Fat Lady Sings will see Kit and James McConnel present their hit cabaret show, an irreverent romp through the hilarities of opera.
It's not over 'til the fat lady sings is typically how the saying goes, but this summer Mohammad Abdo will be switching up that old adage.
Grant Hine: 2-1 City, Pressley may have given up but I ain't - it ain't over till the fat lady sings. Baz Twaites: Hope for a win as usual but would be happy with a 1-1 draw.
IT'S not over until the fat lady sings goes the saying, but on The Voice UK it's not over until the chairs stop turning.
There is a saying in English that the opera is not finished until the fat lady sings. The sarcastic phrase reflects the size of most opera singers.
And at some point, the fat lady sings and the VUI designer rides off into the sunset.