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  • interesting metaphor. *eyes sparkle*

    April 27, 2009

  • a reflexive verb, lit. "to tame oneself" (the root is "pitom" meaning "tame" or "domesticated"). It actually means "cuddling". One can remark cynically upon a child 'taming himself' around an adult to extract a favour or treat.

    April 27, 2009