tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Sat Oct 19 16:43:09 2002

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RE: Tao Te Ching; Chp. 9

> mIpmo' patlhmo' je DaHemDI' [C] lot yIghuH.
> When wealth and status make you proud, beware!

The klingon specifies an object for ghuH;
The english "beware" does not have an object specified.

> [B] {naghboch ngaSbogh}: "which has gemstones inside"; {ngaS}
> seems to work in this context.


> [D] I'm hesitating between {yImej}, {yItlheD} and {yIHeD}.

Stay with tlheD.

HeD doesn't always apply.  One could depart going foward, advancing further.

> [E] {'u' mIw}: Perhaps {chal mIw} is better.

What does the original chinese really mean?


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