with (one's) own fair hands

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with (one's) own fair hands

By oneself; without assistance. I built this boat with my own fair hands, and I'm very proud of it.
See also: fair, hand, own
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In this new series opener, Gordon is with Idaho lodge owner Dave Eby, who built his business with his own fair hands.
Only legend (and certainly no documents) told of William Shakespeare doing his own gardening and planting the tree with his own fair hands, though it was a tale with which Sir Hugh Clopton entertained his guests.