Today, my sister asked me, while making a cup of green tea with honey, "I wonder why they call it honey," to which I reply, "Probably some Greek or Latin word meaning 'to sweeten'." She stops, turns and with a serious face asks, "Where exactly is Latin?" FML

by Anonymous / 06/30/2016 at 5:11pm / United States (Texas) / Miscellaneous

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  • For the record, it actually came from an Old Germanic word meaning "golden yellow".

    The more you know.

    #2 - On 07/01/2016 at 6:44am by Dave_Davington

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  • Her age could really factor into this. A 7 year saying that would't be that weird, but if your sister is 20 or so, there are some issues.

    #1 - On 07/01/2016 at 6:42am by flamingarrow59

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