Word for a person who hates his parents: A Swedish-speaking reader tells me that föräldrahatare is just the ticket for offspring who won’t eat their meatballs. Back in English, from several readers: teenager.
Lyrics for “The Irish Washerwoman”: Best so far:
Did you ever go into an Irishman’s shanty,
Where money is scarce and whisky is plenty,
A two-legged stool and a table to match,
And a door that flies open without any latch?