I think she wanted kitchen scales inked. Cause that is what it look likes. ;-) Honestly how difficult would it have been to get a second opinion? There are so many books and websites out there in the world for people to use.
I swear, upside-down is more hilarious than backwards!
I'm expecting that upside-down backwards character to appear any day now!
Lots of Chinese characters are displaced upside down for purposes (of wordplay) that it brings whatever is upside down. But in this case...that ain't it.
upside down and inside... would that be some sort of wordplay? i don't think so.