On 8/07/2011 11:37 PM, Liz Gabay wrote:
> I see elision of the 'i' in 'inás' in the second line [...] This gives each line 7 syllables.
> I see aicill at léir/féile, [...]
> I put the alliteration into capital letters. I dont think that 'inás íatt'
> shows alliteration because my syllable count requires that the 'i' in 'inás'
> be unstressed.
On the other hand, if we elide the -e of 'féile' instead, that gives a
proper aicill rhyme with 'léir' (if we don't, the rhyme is defective).