Blütenlese

9. September 2015

Words to live by

Filed under: UK — by M. M. @ 19:46:49
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Nancy Mitford to her sister to Unity, 9 August 1938

I am getting on well with my German. I know Herrschaft [power], Tisch [table] and pfui [ugh]; Pfennig [penny], gemutlich [cosy] and Rassenschande [disgraceful interracial sex]. Six words which would get one a long way if made good use of.

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