he had more tow on his distaff

Discussion in 'Spanish-English Vocabulary / Vocabulario Español-Inglés' started by carminaburana, Jun 22, 2008.

  1. carminaburana Senior Member

    spain spanish
    Hola , me podeis ayudar a traducir o entender el significado de esta frase
    "he had more tow on his distaff, had this knave,
    than jarvis knew
    tow: remolcar
    distaff:rueca
    knave truhan
     
  2. greenie Senior Member

    Seattle
    English, USA
  3. Wynn Mathieson

    Wynn Mathieson Senior Member

    Castell-nedd Port Talbot
    English - United Kingdom
    Tenía más estopa en la rueca,
    el truhán, de lo que sabía Jarvis.

    Wynn
     
  4. carminaburana Senior Member

    spain spanish
    thank you very much for your help I understand the meaning know .
    See you
     

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