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Old July 26, 2009, 05:17 PM
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Correr como alma que lleva el diablo

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¿Eso tiene sentido?

Corro como si la alma llevara el diablo


Tambien, "to run scared"
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@Bob: it's like the soul were possessed by the devil.

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¡Qué raro!

We have the exact same expression in Dutch (well almost..)

'Rennen alsof de duivel je op de hielen zit'.

Lo que significa más o menos:
'Correr como el diablo va a cogerte' (para apoderarse de la alma de uno/ to possess someone' s spirit)

¡¡Me gusta esta expresión!!
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