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Re: Vecernicek and Czechs have a word for it "Pametnik" - afterthought

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  • melvyn.geo
    ... Afterthought: there were no surviving contemporaries left to interview... www.princeton.edu/~paw/web_exclusives/ plus/plus_112002caro.html Not an exact
    Message 1 of 3 , Jan 29, 2004
      --- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, "melvyn.geo" <zehrovak@d...> wrote:
      Pametnik:
      > Those who [can] remember.
      > Those who were there at the time [and can still remember].
      > Surviving witnesses.
      >
      Afterthought:

      there were no surviving contemporaries left to interview...
      www.princeton.edu/~paw/web_exclusives/ plus/plus_112002caro.html

      Not an exact equivalent, but might work in situations where you are talking about a specific person.

      Or for dramatic events, perhaps:

      Those who lived to tell the tale/story etc.

      M.
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