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12:15 Mar 26, 2004
English to Chinese translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
English term or phrase:took on even less significance
But news of King Charles' edict spread rather slowly — especially in small towns. And, as always, the French held tight to their old traditions and defiantly celebrated New Year's on the old date.
The result: calendar chaos. Suddenly, that old excuse, "I'll pay you next year," took on even less significance.