Off topic: On the lighter side
Thread poster: Empty Whiskey Glass

Empty Whiskey Glass
Local time: 22:25
Bulgarian
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Apr 14, 2003

I guess this is not a very light side of somebody\'s life, but ...

I translated a text on dead body disposal. So far, so good. Life ends so. Still, I found it absurd that the dead body was referred to as the Beneficiary of services rendered, although it was the real beneficiary. Eh...?


 

Lorenzo Lilli  Identity Verified
Local time: 21:25
German to Italian
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thanks! Apr 14, 2003

Maybe not everybody likes dark humour, but I sometimes do! I had a good laugh. bye icon_smile.gif

 

Valeria Verona  Identity Verified
Argentina
Local time: 16:25
Member (2003)
English to Spanish
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beneficiary??? Apr 14, 2003

Ridiculous euphemism! icon_rolleyes.gif

I like dark humor, too. But I\'m not sure if this is dark humor...

Anyway, thanks and have a good day.

Valeria icon_smile.gif


 


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