Murphy's Law

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humorous axiom stating that anything that can go wrong will go wrong


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Mr Matthews says: "There is definitely a Murphy's Law effect.
Murphy's Law dates back to the 40s and Edward A Murphy, a US air base engineer.
Murphy's Law means you will be reduced to dreadful embarrassment if you try clothes on in boutiques.
Ms Murphy's Law, by Faith Hines, is available at pounds 4.