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Various countries' expressions for "I'm on my period"

Germany: "Strawberry week"

France: "The English soldiers have landed"
(tn: During American Independence War, English soldiers wore red military uniforms)

Brazil: "I'm with Chico"
(tn: Chico is a Brazilian environmentalist who was brutally assassinated)

Finland: "Mad cow disease"

USA: "Aunt Flo"
(tn: 'Flo' comes from 'flow')

China: "A young girl entered inside of me."

Denmark: "There are communists in the haunted house."

Netherland: "The tomato soup is overcooked."

Korea: "I'm under a magic spell."


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- "Strawberry week" sounds so cute... Strawberry...

- I call it "mother nature" ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ

- Mad cow disease ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ I can imagine myself going mad

- It's indeed a magic spell, but not those cute and hopeful spells. It's a dark abracadabra spell by Voldemort.

- We also say "giving birth to oysters"

- Tomato soup.... I got the imagery...

- When my friends were on their period, they used to sing Secret's Magic ㅋㅋㅋㅋ

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