Re: CHAT: Khmer (was: Re: Romanization of Reduced Vowels)
|From:||Carlos Thompson <chlewey@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, December 9, 1998, 17:15|
Kristian Jensen wrote:
> I have always wanted to see Angkor Wat, but fear that the situation
> in Kampuchea is a wee bit rocky - at least that's what I hear in the
> news. Of course, one thing is what you hear in the news and another
> is what's actually happening. I know that from my childhood
> experiences in the Philippines. At the time, my Danish relatives in
> Denmark always heard the worst and expected that my family was in
> the middle of some violent revolution. So I suppose it can't be that
> bad if you're really going back there this January.
I live in the middle of a country with a civil war going on, and where pe=
has no respect for International Humanitary Right. An underdeveloped cou=
with people starving and ...
And I live like those were simple news. I don't know how bad news from C=
are but life is going on, and people has time to joy and live, so thinks =
that bad... at least we don't feel them that bad.
> It seems I'm not the only one in CONLANG-L with relatives in good'ol
> Southeast Asia. 8-) I miss those breakfasts with green mangoe juice,
> guavas, guyabanos, papaya with lime, and a whole bunch of other
> tropical fruits you can't get here in Europe. <sigh>
I missed them too when I was living in Europe... not because you couldn't=
it, jus because they where more expensive than apples and potatoes and th=
you coudn't eat them everyday.
Chlewey Thompin ## ####
http://www.geocities.com/Paris/Rue/9028/ ## ## ##
- =BFPor qu=E9 no?
- No tiene sentido.
- =BFQu=E9 sentido? El sentido no existe.
- El sentido inverso. O el sentido norte. El sentido com=FAn, tal ve=
z. O sin
sentido, como aqu=ED.
(-- Graeville 2)