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Looks like a flower pot

English: Bidet

English: Bidet (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


We had a 4-5 day orientation in Milan staying with families and that was the first time we had seen a  bidet and I didn’t know what it was.

I went in the bathroom and here’s a pot of green beans in water sitting in the bidet with water swirling around and I thought it was a vegetable cooler!

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It’s not a footwash!

Bathrooms are cultural.  My first day in Argentina, I went to the bathroom – what is that?  A bidet.  I had no idea.  I decided it was a footwash.  I had never seen it before in my life.  Months later in the bathroom I saw someone using it and “oh, my gosh, it’s not a footwash!”