In The Apple Tree

Memories are made of these

Knee and Kneel

It never occurred to me until now that the word kneel is derived from the word knee.

It is more obvious in French

Knee – le genou
To kneel – s’agenouiller

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An elephant run wild, drunk on rum, calls for a female without hope of being understood. What to do? It is not 1947 now.


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