A word on the common pigeon3:39 AM
If Germans are one thing, in fact, if they could be summed up in one word, it would be, practical. I believe practisch is one of the first German words I ever learned. I cannot tell you the amount of times I have heard the phrase “Aber, Rachel, es ist practisch!” or “But Rachel, its practical!” After living a year with some of the most impractical, happy-go-lucky, I’ll think about tomorrow, tomorrow kind of folk, the Germans are quite the shock to the system.
As they mosey through the town square, but I err already, as they walk purposefully through the town square, I am once again amused by just how practisch these people really are. A few weeks back I was in Franzi’s hometown of Viernau, Thuringen (Thuringen is the county directly north of
I must admit however, I have a soft spot in my heart for the fat little terds. A few months back in