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Friedrich August I.
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Artimas - Robin Williams' legendary take on 'things Scottish', in case you've never seen the attached clip: http://youtu.be/xDQd49rEF_0
Great Find... I think I see now a bit clearer!
„Macht Euch Euren Dregg alleene“
"Sort your filth out by yourself!" The King of Saxony Friedrich August III., at his abdication 1918, referred to the quarrels in the parliament and the squabbling within the provisional government.
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Loved the thread: I couldn't understand a word he said either!
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Oh... come on Gentlemen!
It was as clear as day, don't you chaps speak English????????
Moan then Muckers!
Rat wis easy peasy, youz boays naw talk English or whit? Sake man!
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Barry, I'll translate that for Dave......
"Well done chaps, well done!
That was an exceedingly simple thing to do. One would assume that you chaps from Eton, Harrow, Cambridge, Heriots, and Oxford all speak Her Majesty's English perfectly well. Would one be wrong in making such an assumption??
For heaven's sake man, for heaven's sake!! "
Hope you got the gist of what Barry was saying Dave!!!!
You may call it sarcasm........I, on the other hand, prefer to refer to it as a humorous observation!!!