Here for the first time—in this little volume of mine—our Anglo-Irish Dialect is subjected to detailed analysis and systematic classification.
HOWEVER, copyright law varies in other countries, and the work may still be under copyright in the country from which you are accessing this website.Professor Bradley’s Commentary on In Memoriam came out after this sketch was in print.Many of the comments cited by Mr Bradley from his predecessors appear to justify my neglect of these curious inquirers.You are sitting in bed in your pyjamas, drinking a cup of cocoa. The curtains are drawn, the central heating turned up.A loved one lies next to you, watching late-night television. It’s cosy, relaxing and, above all, completely private. These characters can see what clothes you have been wearing and what food you’ve eaten.37: As wolde God it were leveful unto me 38: To be refresshed half so ofte as he! 51: He seith that to be wedded is no synne; 52: Bet is to be wedded than to brynne 53: What rekketh me, thogh folk seye vileynye 54: Of shrewed lameth and his bigamye?