When someone would say:
Ein Küsschen in Ehren kann niemand verwehren.
"No one can deny a light kiss in honorific way" — is that its exact definition?
Is it sarcasm? When would someone usually say it?
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It is definitively not sarcastic, it is more a humorous proverb that is said to come from the 17th century as you can read in this link (german).
The translation is: a light kiss can / should not be denied.
It is said with a twinkle in your eye that says: Come on, who can say no to a "little" kiss...