Land of Steady Habits - definition of Land of Steady Habits by The Free Dictionary
Land of Steady Habits
|prop. n.||1.||Connecticut; - a nickname alluding to the moral character of its inhabitants, implied by the rigid laws (see Blue laws) of the early period.|
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Connecticut may be known as the land of steady habits
, but Fairfield County's condo market might be more accurately called the home of the fire sale.
The contributions to Connecticut's general fund are the winnings from a deal struck 20 years ago by a shrewd governor of the state once known as the Land of Steady Habits