2019-10-01 Handy to know that patella, the kneecap, came from the Latin for "plate".
Timor mortis conturbat me.
Yes, i keep thinking that a mafia don ("patron", or italian "padrone") is boasting about how many people he's kneecapped.
Weird thing to brag about, but okay.
Duolingo's teaching you how to flex in Latin.
I guess with people throwing them around so much you need lots of plates