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Thread #94926 Message #1844788
Posted By: Wilfried Schaum
28-Sep-06 - 04:11 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Ain Geyer ist ausflogen in English
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Ain Geyer ist ausflogen in English
Schinder (flayer) - Schaber (scraper):
A metaphor for the exploitation of the peasants by their lords. They flay and scrape the poor, even taking their hides from them.