"רציתי לאכול ילד אבל החלטתי לאכול ביצה."

Translation:I wanted to eat a child but I decided to eat an egg.

June 23, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MarcelloS10

It's just a vegetarian ogre XD


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/i_want_to_know

WHAT on Earth is this sentence?!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/airelibre

We've all been there.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/i_want_to_know

I was just wondering if there was some Hebrew idiom or something that I was unaware of...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NaftaliFri1

You might say it whilst doting on a child :) (the first half, anyway)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/flootzavut

I love children but I couldn't eat a whole one...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PeelOfShame

Clearly, you've never been a parent. There are reasons some animals consume their young.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KyotoNoKitsune

but not humans...as far as I know :/


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PeelOfShame

There are days where I'm sorely tempted. (Last I checked, I'm a human, though my wife might disagree.)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TeribleT

It depends, there are cannibal tribes and religious groups about today.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/David-720

Classic Freudian theory regarding the incorporative ego. Really quite well done considering she exchanged the fully-born (boy) for the born but incomplete (unfertilized egg)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TeribleT

This is marvellous. I can't wait til I'm advanced enough to see the upcoming sentence on drug money: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/27155851


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/danny912421

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