To be on Cloud Nine

Stiati ca exista si in engleza expresia “ a fi intr-al noualea cer”? Este exact ca si in romana: to be on cloud nine iar formularea se pare ca vine de la numerotarea categoriilor de nori, dintre care, cumunolimbus este categoria cea mai inalta, a noua.

Astfel se poate spune, de pilda: “He didn’t expect to win, so the victory brought him on cloud nine. “  dar, totodata, putem intalni sau folosi si expresia inversa: to come off cloud nine.

After months of joy, their separation made her come off cloud nine pretty fast.

May you all stay on cloud nine as much as possible, although a bit of reality check hasn’t hurt anyone.  At least, not forever. J