[Loch-Ruadh] Speaking Forsoothly - Daily Lesson 13

Pádraig Ruad Ó Maolagáin padraig_ruad at irishbard.org
Wed Sep 13 09:58:30 PDT 2006

Daily Lesson 13

Exclamations – Part One

Excuse me          Pray pardon
                   I crave your/thy pardon
                   I cry you/your/thy mercy

Please             An it please you/thee
                   I pray you/thee

Thank you          Gramercy
                   God grant you/thee mercy
                   Grant you/thee mercy
                   Many good thanks
                   Many and hearty thankings
                   I thank you/thee
                   I do humbly thank you/thee
                   God yield
                   God ‘ild you/thee

Shakespearian Word/Phrase of the Day:
Fain – “gladly” or “willingly”
     "I am most weary, and fain would sit a while."

Nunc est bibendum.
Politicians prefer unarmed peasants.

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