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The wifes assistants, if she has any, are unspeakably in the rough, and little children make all her schemes gang a-gley.A New Atmosphere|Gail Hamilton
But "the best-laid schemes o' mice an' men gang aft a-gley."Sixty Years in Southern California 1853-1913|Harris Newmark
Camus and Gley,60 with crude preparations, had previously obtained a similar result.
But, "the best laid schemes o' mice and men gang aft a-gley."Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman|J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
The best-laid plans of politicians, however, (p. 189) gang aft a-gley.Experiences of a Dug-out, 1914-1918|Sir Stanley Maude