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The dogs barked and the caravan moved on

Posted by Steve Dale on October 09, 2009 at 12:53

Does anyone know the origin and meaning of the saying "then the dogs barked and the caravan moved on"? I think it may have been used by an Australian Prime Minister, Paul Keating, in recent times (post late 1990's) but it may have some previous form.