Trivia of the Day – October 26

When does the origin of the phrase “Have one’s cake and eat it too” date back to?

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  1. 1500’s
  2. 1700’s
  3. 1800’s
  4. 1900’s
Answer: 1
The phrase’s earliest recording is from John Heywood’s writing from the mid 1500’s as “wolde you bothe eate your cake, and have your cake?”

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