Here's an alpenfee madchen using a kind of pidjin German to an English speaker...
“Liebchen, I think I must have made that for the man-to-be. It has gathers and cuffs, so it can get bigger as you do. Do you like it? If not, I can make you one for the lad-you-are.”
“I like it this way. It’s dashing.”
“I’m glad. I like folk to feel right in my clothes, even if they’re a kleines bisschen Zukunft.”He must have looked puzzled, because she laughed and said, “a small bit future.” Then she offered her hand as if he’d been a man already, and went to fit someone els