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poli April 15, 2009 06:51 AM

Aguardar como aqua de mayo
Does this mean to hold precious, or to hold sacred?

Rusty April 15, 2009 07:59 AM

como agua de mayo = just what is needed, very welcomed (because it was eagerly awaited), spring showers

venir como agua de mayo = to be just what the doctor ordered, to be a godsend, to be just what was needed

CrOtALiTo April 15, 2009 10:00 AM

The word aguadar is merely a usages in my country.

AngelicaDeAlquezar April 15, 2009 10:16 AM

I agree with Rusty.

"Aguardar como agua de mayo" is to expect something very eagerly.

sosia April 15, 2009 11:39 AM

Agree, is expect something very eagerly, is waiting like the farmers do for the spring showers
A common one
"Espero mi nómina como agua de mayo, que tengo que comprar muchas cosas"
Saludos :D

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