[NetBehaviour] hymn ty gyd my gyd yn my sycknyss

Alan Sondheim sondheim at panix.com
Wed Apr 4 19:13:53 CEST 2012



Thyry's lyts yyy dyn't knyw abyyt my! :-)

On Wed, 4 Apr 2012, James Morris wrote:

> I didn't know you knew Welsh Alan!
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> James.
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> On Tue, 3 Apr 2012 05:09:06 -0400 (EDT)
> Alan Sondheim <sondheim at panix.com> wrote:
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>> hymn and probable translation
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>> hymn ty gyd my gyd yn my sycknyss
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>> thyt y myy nyvyr fryy mysylf frym thy yngyls yf thy yslynds
>> thyt y myy wrythy yn pyyn, lyky sy mych cyntrybynd
>> y cynnyt yn gyyd myysyry yscyrtyyn thys
>> my hyyd ys thy syty yf yxcyvytyyns
>> my yrms flyyl ygyynst thy wyrk yf thy lyrd
>> hys hysts dystyrb my ynd hys mynyyns yry yn tryymph
>> yvyr yll cryytyyn thyy yry yn tryymph
>> my hynds tyngly wyth thy flysh yf thy slyyghtyryd
>> my fyryhyyd ys thy hyst yf yrmyd myryydyrs
>> yyy thyygh y wylk yn thyyr fyylds
>> yyy thyygh thyy dy nyt yyyld y thyysyndth yf thyyr gryyn
>> thyyr fyydstyrys y knyw thym nyt nyr thyyr gyrnyryd tymplys
>> by yll yccyynts nyyght ys knywn yf thym
>> y ym by yll yccyynts y hymn ty gyd my gyd
>> yn my sycknyss y ym knywn ynd yn my pyyn y knywyth nyt
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>> y dy ynryvyl ynd my mynd ynryvyls
>> y dy wyyvy ynd yn thy myrn my wyyvyng ys yndyny
>> my bydy shyvyrs wyth yncyyntybly fyvyrs ynd vyylyncy
>> my yyrs ryng wythyn thy ryngyng yf my yyrs
>> my hyyrtbyyt ymyng thym
>> my hyyrtbyyt cyntynyys byt ys cyyntyng dywn
>> y hyyr nythyng rymymbyr nythyng
>> y ym lyst ynd ym y lysyng gyny
>> y ym yn dyyth ynd ym y dyyng gyny
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>> yn my sycknyss y wytch mysylf ynd y ym tykyng nyty
>> ynd yf thys yccyyntyncy, thys ys y gyft fyr yyy
>> thys spyykyng frym thy fytyry yntyryyr
>> thys ylryydy cyllyng fyrth fyr thy symmyns yf thy bydy
>> fyrgyvy my y lyrd yn my sycknyss
>> fyrgyvy my fyr thy wyrds y spyyk fyr thyy spyykyth nyt
>> nyr dy thyy syynd thy trympyts yf thy hyly
>> nyr thy wylls yf thy cyty wythyn ynd wythyyt
>> nyr dy thyy syynd, nyr dy thyy syynd
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>> hymn to god my god in my sickness
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>> that i may never free myself from the angels of the islands
>> that i may writhe in pain, like so much contraband
>> i cannot in good measure ascertain this
>> my head is the site of excavations
>> my arms flail against the work of the lord
>> his hosts disturb me and his minions are in triumph
>> over all creation they are in triumph
>> my hands tingle with the flesh of the slaughtered
>> my forehead is the host of armed marauders
>> yea though i walk in their fields
>> yea though they do not yield a thousandth of their grain
>> their foodstores i know them not nor their garnered temples
>> by all accounts naught is known of them
>> i am by all accounts a hymn to god my god
>> in my sickness i am known and in my pain i knoweth not
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>> i do unravel and my mind unravels
>> i do weave and in the morn my weaving is undone
>> my body shivers with uncountable fevers and violence
>> my ears ring within the ringing of my ears
>> my heartbeat among them
>> my heartbeat continues but is counting down
>> i hear nothing remember nothing
>> i am lost and am a losing gone
>> i am in death and am a dying gone
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>> in my sickness i watch myself and i am taking note
>> and of this accountancy, this is a gift for you
>> this speaking from the future anterior
>> this already calling forth for the summons of the body
>> forgive me o lord in my sickness
>> forgive me for the words i speak for they speaketh not
>> nor do they sound the trumpets of the holy
>> nor the walls of the city within and without
>> nor do they sound, nor do they sound
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