Whenever I do homework, I need to keep reminding myself of KISS.
(Keep It Simple, Stupid.)
OH MY GOD APPARENTLY TAKING AN ARROW TO THE KNEE WAS AN OLD NORDIC SLANG FOR GETTING MARRIED
I THOUGHT THAT ALL THOSE GUYS IN SKYRIM HAD LITERALLY BEEN SHOT IN THEIR KNEES WITH ARROWS BUT I GUESS NOT
I can’t find any source or citation for this that isn’t GameFAQs or a social media thing. It’s not showing up in any idioms website or anything that I would cite, so I’m going to assume it’s false until proven otherwise.
Find a quote/line from something you’ve written far in the past—the more it makes you cringe the better—and rewrite it. Post your result.
‘Her hand suddenly turns cold, which is very odd for a fire demon.’
‘Without warning, a peculiar chill runs through her hands. She pauses, unsettled by the change.’