Re: Splintered Light (was Re: Steg's wonderful .sig)
|From:||Boudewijn Rempt <bsarempt@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, November 10, 1999, 19:17|
On Tue, 9 Nov 1999, John Cowan wrote:
> Boudewijn Rempt wrote:
> > O tempora, o mores... (Not counting the
> > first confused moment when I read Legos ;-).
> Tempora mutantur, as I said to the man bewailing the near-abandonment
> of Latin teaching in the U.S., nos et mutamur in illis.
It isn't much better in the Netherlands - more culture than language,
and precious little of culture, too. I did learn a bit of Latin and
Greek when I was at university, but nowadays, with kids clamouring
for more Lego and ads everywhere...
Boudewijn Rempt | http://denden.conlang.org/~bsarempt