A bartender is just a pharmacist with a limited inventory.
The Lion & Eagle
Try before you trust.
An eagle stayed his flight and entreated a Lion to make an alliance with him to their mutual advantage.
The Lion replied, “I have no objection, but you must excuse me for requiring you to find surety for your good faith, for how can I trust anyone as a friend who is able to fly away from his bargain whenever he pleases?”
Pizza, Wings & Things
Authentic English Fare
A good local pub has much in common with a church, except that a pub is warmer, and there’s more conversation.
If you can make it down to the pub, the pub will make it up to you.