Because it's rude to say "Take a dump" at the dinner table.
More newspapers are read on the toilet than you can believe...But for me it's bout the only place I get to sit down...AND NOBODY DARES TO WALK IN THERE..lol
Our culture is notoriously good at applying euphemisms to protect people's sensibilities regarding functions of the human body that are not to be discussed in polite company. Personally, I just call it the Crapper.
Don't you feel refreshed after visiting it?
because you can sit in there in peace, who's going to walk in and bother you there?
just a fancy title for being called bathroom ,john,can,outhouse,pick your favorite
I have no idea, but once when I was backpacking in France I asked for the salle de bains and I was sent to a hostel...in retrospect I should have said toilet.
People used to go in there to lie down and take a sh1t back in colonial days. The mattresses stunk like hell but it didn't really take away from the allure of being able to catch a few winks after partaking in a hot sizzling p1ss.
Another bygone era when the world was a much happier place.
I find it is the most peaceful room in the house, I rest in there lol.