Twittering Tales #154

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A multilingual misunderstanding

“Il est temps de se faire la malle Frank.”

Marie-Claire followed him as he went upstairs and opened the big trunk.

“What are you doing cheri?”, she smiled.

“Packing – la malle!”

“Mais ‘se faire la malle’ means to make a quick getaway, not to pack it!

Frank grinned.

“Zut, wrong again!” (279 chars)

A cheeky French/English Twittering Tales story today.

My featured photo was taken in a Chinese high speed train somewhere between Chengdu and X’ian.


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