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2242Re: Tengwar - help with accents and 'umlauts'

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  • laurifindil
    Jul 6, 2003
      --- In elfscript@yahoogroups.com, "Chris" <bedfordfallsuk@y...> wrote:
      > I am planning to have Galadriel's words tattooed on my upper arm -
      > and Im planning to use the new parmaite script.
      >
      > Thing is - I'm really not sure where any 'accents' or other similar
      > additions to the basic script might go - and I do want to have the
      > script spot on (for obvious reasons!)
      >
      > Can anyone suggest where the 'accents' should go?
      >
      > Galadriel:
      >
      > "I amar prestar aen. Han mathon ne nen. Han mathon ne chae. A han
      > noston ne 'wilith. "
      >
      > Translation: "The world is changed. I feel it in the water. I feel it
      > in the earth. I smell it in the air"


      Just don't forget that the "real" Galadriel _¨never_ said that.
      Tolkien never wrote such affected dialogue.
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