a woman's work is never done. meaning

[American slang]
Prov.Housework and raising children are jobs that have no end. (Typically said by a woman to indicate how busy she is.)
  "As soon as I finish washing the breakfast dishes, it's time to start fixing lunch," Elizabeth observed. "A woman's work is never done."
  After a difficult day at the office, Greta came home and began cooking dinner. "A woman's work is never done," she sighed.

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