Semi-autobiographical story by Oskar Luts about friendship, love and life in a small Estonian country boarding school in the late 1800s. Followed by Suvi (1976) and Sügis (1990). Written by
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When Toots and Kiir are in the pantry in the Kiirs' home, they are looking at the wine-bottles. Toots claims that one wine's name "Lati Pac" means "Very Sweet" in Latin. Actually, "Lati Pac" is "Capital" spelled backwards. See more
In our place rats took cabbage iron away and didn't return it after all.
What are you talking? A rat cannot move cabbage iron, even less take it away!
But maybe there were many of them?
Referenced in Kevad südames