when it rains, it pours


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when it rains, it pours

proverb When something good or bad happens, similarly good or bad things tend to follow. After months of looking for a job, I suddenly have three job interviews this week. When it rains, it pours. Everyone in my house is sick right now because when it rains, it pours.
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He added: "When it rains, it pours. He was going to be important for us.
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