Monday, 23 May 2022

Le pote aux roses

Wordplay... To discover the pot of roses (pot aux roses), means accidently finding out the truth, in French. Pot, same word in French and English. But pote means friend, chum, mate. Therefore, he his the friend with roses. Voila.

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4 comments:

Sami said...

Quite a fun mural Rob. Thanks for participating in Monday Murals.

William Kendall said...

A curious phrase.

Bleubeard and Elizabeth said...

Glad you explained it, because I would never have gotten it otherwise.

Stefan Jansson said...

Clever.