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French Fried

January 21, 2007

So. 8 years of French and I can barely stumble out a coherent sentence now. How embarassing. La mort? Le mort? Only I could have made such a stupid faux pas. FAUX FUCKING PAS.

Word of the day? Olivier. Olive wood. Or an olive tree. Adorable.


German Word of the Day

September 2, 2006

Ah, the things one learns when one’s mind is in the gutter!

seine Unschuld verlieren: to lose one’s virginity, said more often of girls than of boys.

Ich habe meine Unschuld verloren.