Impervious horrors of a leeward shore (arpad) wrote,
Impervious horrors of a leeward shore
arpad

При чем тут локти...

William Blake wrote:

When a man has married a wife, he finds out whether
Her knees and elbows are only glued together.

Маршак разумеется скабрезность оценил и перевел попроще:

Пока не женимся сказать мы не сумеем,
Не склеены ли у жены колени клеем.

But I still wonder - WTF Blake meant about elbows?...
Tags: lost in translation
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