don't shoot the messenger

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The bearer of bad news should not be held accountable for the bad news.
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Submitted on September 25, 2011

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nestřílejte na posla

skyder ikke messenger

schieße nicht auf den Boten

no le dispares al mensajero

non sparare al messaggero

メッセンジャーを撃つな

non germinat nuntius

میسنجر کو گولی نہ چلانا

不要开枪

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