[XTalk] FW: OFF TOPIC - Can someone help?
- I hope this didn't get posted twice, but I was bouncing.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jimi Fosdick
> Sent: Wednesday, September 01, 1999 9:12 AM
> To: 'XTalk'; 'Synoptic-L'
> Subject: OFF TOPIC - Can someone help?
> Greetings list members,
> I apologize for posting this off topic subject, but I recieved a rather
> odd email from some crank in response to a post on one of the many
> discussion lists I participate in (I recognize the address). It is written
> entirely in Latin and my familiarity with Latin is not sufficient to
> I believe there are several here who are conversant in Latin and thought
> someone my be able to translate it for me. I appreciate any help anyone
> can offer. Text follows.
> "Ridentur mala qui componunt carmina; verum gaudent scribentes et se
> venerantur et ultro, si taceas, laudant quidquid scripsere beati. at qui
> legitimum cupiet fecisse poema, cum tabulis animum censoris suet
> Jimi Fosdick
> Wheaton, IL