For Whom The Bell Tolls is a rough translation of Wem die Stunde schlagt, referring to the bell being rung as the coffin was leaving the church on the last journey to the cemetery, according to Catholic custom in Germany and Austria.
What does FHTBT stand for?
FHTBT stands for For Whom the Bell Tolls (Metallica song)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Ask not for whom the bell tolls, Mr Clegg, as poet John Donne might have put it.
He quoted an extract from For Whom the Bell Tolls by John Donne and Pity the Nation by Khalil Gibran in his 321 word addition to the detailed order.
There are no unpublished literary works amongst the papers, but there is an alternative ending to For Whom the Bell Tolls and the final draft of the screenplay for The Old Man and the Sea which was adapted for film in 1958.
Shooting begins after Leo has finished work on For Whom The Bell Tolls.
What I saw were the opening sentences of a quote in Ernest Hemingway's classic book For Whom the Bell Tolls.
Don't ask for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for thee.