Idiom Of The Week
“What's that?" Marcus whispered. "It gave me pause the first time I saw it, and it’s giving me pause now!" "Oh, that thing," Antonio answered. "Don’t pay any attention to it. That's something Nero put up to squeeze a few extra pennies out of the tourists." "Wow, we have a strange emperor!" Marcus shrugged. Something that gives us pause makes us stop or hesitate a moment to think about it.
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