2248Re: [elfscript] Re: Tengwar - help with accents and 'umlauts'
- Jul 7, 2003
> > >"The world is changed. I feel it in the water. IYep. In RotK, the chapter entitled "Many Partings", Treebeard said to
> > >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.
>Didn't Treebeard say something to that effect,
>if not exactly that?
Galadriel, 'For the world is changing. I feel it in the water, I feel
it in the earth, I smell it in the air.' Apparently dropping the word
'for' and using the past rather than present participle renders the
I would caution against using David Salo's translation on other grounds.
I respect his scholarship, but David translated this quote before VT #44
revealed that the Sindarin word for 'in' is _vi_. _ne / ned_ is not
right, so that means that the translation is not 'good' Sindarin.
Cuio mae, Danny.
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