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
Lysistrate-Ancient Greek
Aeronwy-Welsh
DuŠAn-Czech, Serbian, Croatian, Slovak, Slovene, Macedonian
DerbyDAHR-bee, DUR-beeEnglish (Rare)
Cicely['sisli]
Florette-French (Rare)