Spanish translation: "azote" / "Pero el patriotismo se trocó pronto de bálsamo en azote"
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17:05 Aug 7, 2006
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Journalism / artículo político
English term or phrase:Cudgel
"But soon patriotism moved from a comfort to a cudgel"
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