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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body lang=GD link=blue vlink=purple><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>A gowetha,<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>For comparison the Gaelic idiom is ‘Tha mi gad ionndrainn’á literally, ‘ I am at your lacking.’<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>Could this suggest another attested Cornish idiom?<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoListParagraph style='text-indent:-18.0pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1'><![if !supportLists]><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><span style='mso-list:Ignore'>-<span style='font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"'>        </span></span></span><![endif]><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>An Ken ken<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><div><div style='border:none;border-top:solid #B5C4DF 1.0pt;padding:3.0pt 0cm 0cm 0cm'><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net [mailto:spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Nicholas Williams<br><b>Sent:</b> 08 March 2012 12:24<br><b>To:</b> Standard Cornish discussion list<br><b>Subject:</b> Re: [Spellyans] "I miss you"<o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'>The texts use <i>moreth</i> or <i>morethek</i> after <i>wÓr dha lergh</i>:</span><o:p></o:p></p><div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p></div><div><div><p class=MsoNormal><i><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'>gans moreth yth of lynwys war the lergh ov arluth whek</span></i><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'> 'with sorrow I am filled after you, sweet lord' OM 2194-95 (said hypocritically by Bathsheba to Uriah as he goes to war)</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><div><p class=MsoNormal><i><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'>ny a yl boys morethek war the lergh ha herethek</span></i><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'> 'we are sure to be sorrowful and wistful after you' BM 4313-14 (said by the Canon after the death of Meriasek).</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p> </o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'>I should recommend <i>trist oma wÓr dha lergh </i>or <i>morethek oma wÓr dha lergh</i> for 'I miss you'.</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'>The idiom appears to be a Celtic one; cf. Irish <i>tß cumha orm i do dhiaidh</i> 'I miss you', literally 'There is sorrow on me after you.'</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p> </o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif"'>Nicholas</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p><div><div><p class=MsoNormal>On 8 Mar 2012, at 10:48, Daniel Prohaska wrote:<o:p></o:p></p></div><p class=MsoNormal><br><br><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal>What is the first version that springs to mind: "I miss you!"<br>Thanks,<span class=apple-converted-space> </span><o:p></o:p></p></div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p></div></div><div class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><hr size=1 width="100%" noshade style='color:#A0A0A0' align=center></div><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-marg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