Login ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 1 ]
Subject: Re: A moving song for me

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: Fri, Jun 23 2006, 16:07:49 GMT
In reply to: Jon 's message, "A moving song for me" on Fri, Jun 16 2006, 8:35:33 GMT

hummm, my Gaelic is a bit rusty but,yeah, Siuil A Run would usually be translated as walk(or go) my love, although in the context of that specific song, "siuil" could also mean "come".But that depends on the interpretation and I don't want to confuse you.:)

>Perhaps those of you (ahem Jaime lol) with a bit more
>knowledge of things Irish could help me out a tad.
>The Gaelic chorus of the song "Siuil A Run" has
>always, always, reminded me of the epilouge of At
>Swim, Two Boys when Jim talks of seeing Doyler walk
>away in his dreams. And then I heard that "Siuil A
>Run" actually means "walk my love." Is this true?
>How ironic if I put the two together beforehand.
>Perhaps it's some leftover, inborn knowledge tied to
>my ancestral Irish heritage, which survives in some
>strength in the hollows of Appalachia where I reside.
>Just wondering.
>A True Blue "At Swimmer,"

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Login ] Create Account Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  Expression (Optional mood/title along with your name) Examples: (happy, sad, The Joyful, etc.) help)

  E-mail address (optional):

* Type your message here:

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]

Forum timezone: GMT+0
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2017 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.