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[*] posted on 10-24-2023 at 05:29 AM
Contrary?


I received a text message "contrary to serve you" from a young man after I thanked him via text for doing a nice thing for me on our trip to Guanajuato. I'm sure this is a translation issue, what do you think he meant?
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[*] posted on 10-24-2023 at 07:57 AM


Quote: Originally posted by Santiago  
I received a text message "contrary to serve you" from a young man after I thanked him via text for doing a nice thing for me on our trip to Guanajuato. I'm sure this is a translation issue, what do you think he meant?

Intercambio normal.

Tú: Muchas gracias (por lo que haya sido);
Él: Al contrario, para servirle.




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[*] posted on 10-24-2023 at 08:17 AM


Ah, got it.
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