one day chicken and the next day feathers



one day chicken and the next day feathers

A Southern expression reflecting that sometimes you have something valuable or what you wished for, but other times you don't.
See also: and, chicken, feather, next, one

Common Names:

NameGenderPronouncedUsage
Emperatrizem-pe-rah-TREETH (Spanish), em-pe-rah-TREES (Latin American Spanish)Spanish
HipÓLitoee-PO-lee-to (Spanish)Spanish, Portuguese
Morta-Lithuanian
Maximiliane-German
Adannaya-Western African, Igbo
Arminius-Ancient Germanic (Latinized)