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The meaning of "dont cry over spilt milk"

" Don't cry over spilt milk "
Don't fret pointlessly about some mistake or loss when it can't be remedied.
Well, the vase is smashed. There's no point crying over spilt milk.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, 17th century proverb.
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