Posted by MichaelFR on April 01, 2004
In Reply to: Re: French Idiom posted by Gabriella on April 01, 2004
: Dammit, the poster put the blanks all together.
: _ ruler
: _ _ a _ elle
: _ ar
: _ eu _
: _ _ u _ s
: That's each separate word. hopefully that will show up.
It's "brûler la chandelle par les deux bouts"
I have no time to search for appropriate translation now, I'll be back later.