Once on a tiger’s back it is hard to alight

Once on a tiger’s back it is hard to alight

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  • 2 Responses to “Once on a tiger’s back it is hard to alight”

    1. what does ‘Once on a tiger’s back it is hard to alight’ mean? my best guess is its hard to break habits. am i close? lol

    2. Basically, Once you are in trouble, it is hard to get out of it. Most people don’t know alight comes from old English meaning to relieve of a burden. Though I might still be wrong.

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