[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Was ist los?

abelreg at shaw.ca abelreg at shaw.ca
Sat Sep 11 12:58:00 PDT 2004

Where I grew up the standard greeting was "wie gehts?"  ( literally "how is it
going", meaning "how are you?")
The smart answer, in English, was, " the gate's okay but the fence is down"
which never failed to bring on gales of laughter!

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