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Old 8th March 2018, 04:52 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by Arcade22 View Post
the informal term is "byxmyndig" which is hard to translate into English, literally meaning something like "pants of age". Presumably it suggests to the age at which one is old enough to take off ones pants and have sex.
We have a similar expression in English; its "getyerknickersoff"
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Old 9th March 2018, 07:08 AM   #42
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Hehe! She was Swiss; so she probably had more options per capita than most other western European women
I'd assume there was significant competition from the German, French, and Italian ladies across the border.
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