Multi-lingual Puns

Most excellent news about Karadzic. Today’s Volkskrant has a rather brilliant wordplay comment on the event in its daily "Gorilla" cartoon:
Een baard!
Een baard!
Mijn koninkrijk
voor een baard!
Which literally translates as: "A beard! A beard! My kingdom for a beard!" In Dutch, the word for horse is paard, hence the pun.
 

About Geoff Coupe

I'm a British citizen, although I have lived and worked in the Netherlands since 1983. I came here on a three year assignment, but fell in love with the country, and one Dutchman in particular, and so have stayed here ever since. On the 13th December 2006 I also became a Dutch citizen.
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