To keep one's head above water


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Related to To keep one's head above water: come to a head
to keep afloat; fig., to avoid failure or sinking in the struggles of life.

See also: Water

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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I must thank all of you who wrote asking for further details of this and other ways in which it is possible to keep one's head above water in volatile times.