Is this list still active ? I've had no mails for a couple of weeks?
> From: Dennis King <[log in to unmask]>
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: favorite line?
> Date: Friday, April 24, 1998 10:30 PM
> A Chairde,
> It occurs to me that, unlike Latin, which students once routinely
> learned well enough to compose in, students and scholars don't
> attempt to express themselves in Old Irish. The whole goal of
> learning OI is strictly passive understanding of texts. Although
> we don't "appropriate" the language by actually manipulating it,
> I think we do sometimes connect personally with it by collecting
> favorite lines, verses, or texts.
> So, perhaps you would like to share your favorite line or verse
> of OI with the list? I haven't quite decided yet which is my
> personal favorite, but I promise to participate, too.
> Dennis King