An English saying meaning "it is out of reach yet so close"

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simulacra
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An English saying meaning "it is out of reach yet so close"

Post by simulacra » Thu Oct 15, 2009 12:07 am

Is there such a saying or proverb in English?

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Re: An English saying meaning "it is out of reach yet so close"

Post by hermit » Thu Oct 15, 2009 12:30 pm

hi simulacra - a familiar phrase in english is: "So near, and yet so far".

hermit

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