in farsi we don’t say “shut up” we say “khafeh sho” which translates into “suffocate” and i think that’s beautiful
(n) pronunciation: sheer-zan
Persian expression referring to a woman with exceptional courage or strength in spirit. Translates literally to “lion woman”.
Win as many hearts as you can, for breaking hearts is no art
They sat on her bed, studying only as an excuse to be in each other’s company.
“‘How do you say ‘I love you’ in Farsi?” he asked.
“Dooset Daram” she answered, but he already knew. He liked to hear her say it– he’d pretend that it was spoken under different circumstances.