I'm reading the French version of Harry Potter to improve my reading skills, and lo and behold: in the very first paragraph - wait, not even that - THE VERY FIRST SENTENCE - I came across a phrase I could not understand, and wordreference.com could not either.
So please: what on earth does 'merci pour eux' mean? I'm guessing it means something like 'thank you very much', but I'd like something a bit more... accurate. XD;
The context is: 'Mr et Mrs Dursley, qui habitaient au 4, Privet Drive, avaient toujours affirmé avec la plus grande fierté qu'ils étaient parfaitement normaux, merci pour eux.'
Thanks in advance! -goes off to hide in shame-