Comments: 2
TezMillerOz 10 years ago
Thanks for expanding my vocabulary :-) (Fremdschämen: "afraid of foreign". Thanks, Google Translate!)
Witty Little Knitter 10 years ago
Actually it's more second hand embarrassment (literally I'd translate it as 'stranger's embarrassment'...not sure what google was thinking there). And in fact second hand embarrassment should be perfectly serviceable but I somehow find that the feeling is better conveyed by the German word XD