Why can’t we have words like this? October 14, 2013 Gordon Categories: humour and language. Tags: Quotes. Formats: Quote. No Comments on Why can’t we have words like this? The Germans have a wonderful word for stuffing your face when you’re unhappy. Kummerspeck literally “grief bacon.. India Knight in *The Sunday Times* 13-10-11. Share this:EmailTweetPocket « Previous Post Next Post » Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.