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    Drunken as a Lord, sober as ...

    In an exercise a boy has been in a bar; everybody drinks but him. He goes out sober as " ст
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    Re: Drunken as a Lord, sober as ...

    [quote=Vladi]In an exercise a boy has been in a bar; everybody drinks but him. He goes out sober as " ст
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    Drunk as a Lord, sober as a Lesbian.
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    Re: Drunken as a Lord, sober as ...

    Quote Originally Posted by Ramil
    Don't ask me why such a metaphor is used to describe the sobriety. It's rather commonly used and I think it has to do with the crystal clear (like glass) state of one's mind compared to the drunken one's

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    Lingvo dictionary article:
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    Трезв как стеклышко - antonym - Пьяный в дым.

    When somebody drunk much. He always see everything in a fog (дым).
    When somebody not drunk at all. He see everything as through a cryltal (стекло).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wowik
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    Трезв как стеклышко - antonym - Пьяный в дым.

    When somebody drinks too much, he always sees everything in a fog (дым).
    When somebody has not been drinking at all. He sees everything as through a crystal (стекло).
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