More of More Hall
A legendary hero who armed himself with an armour of spikes;
and, concealing himself in the cave where the dragon of Wantley dwelt,
slew the monster by kicking it on the mouth, where alone it was mortal.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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