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32011Re: Help: Trpet pro paradu

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  • muwalakembe
    Sep 30, 2006
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      I believe the phrase goes "pain for beauty", or even "pain-for-
      beauty", depending on the context, it may be used on its own or
      something along the lines of suffer/endure, etc.

      --- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, "coilinoc" <coilinoc@...> wrote:
      > Hi there,
      > A colleague of mine asked for help with the following:
      > existuje v anglictine nejaky obrat pro rceni:
      > "Trpet pro paradu"? (Jakoze nosit modni, ale nepohodlne veci, nebo
      > kvuli stihlemu pasu nechat vyoperovat zebra atd...)?
      > I know in English people can "suffer for their art" but I'm
      racking my
      > brains to come up with an expression that corresponds to this. I
      > a feeling there must be something, but I can't think of anything
      > offhand.
      > Are there any NSers out there who have any ideas?
      > MTIA
      > Coilin
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