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The meaning of "caught between two stools"

" Caught between two stools "
Finding it difficult to choose between two alternatives.
I'd like to go to the game and stay in for the birthday party. I'm between two stools.
Where did it originate?:
14th century Britain.
Where is it used?:
Worldwide, but less commonly so that in the past.
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