Clasics in Ñspel: THE CURE AT TROY [chorus], by Seamus Heaney

Guardian, 2018: "Seamus Heaney’s family on life with the great poet: ‘He was always just Dad at home'" / Photo: Eamonn McCabe.

Śeṃs Hīni

Ɖ KR AT TRÔ
[cōṛs]

Hymn biyñz sufr.
Ɖe torćr wn anɖr.
Ɖe gt hrt n gt hard.
No powm or ple or soñ
Cn fŭli rît a roñ
Inflictd n indyrd.

Hisṭri sz, ‘D’nt hop
On ɖs sîd v ɖ grev,’
Bt ɖen, wns in a lîftîm
Ɖ loñd fr tîdl wev
V justis cn rîz p
N hop n hisṭri rîm.

So hop fr a gret sìćenj
On ɖ far sîd v rvnj.
B’liv ɖt a frɖr śor
Z rīć̣bl fṛm hir.
B’liv in miṛclz
N krz n hīlñ welz.

Cōl miṛcl slf-hīlñ,
Ɖ utr slf-rvilñ
Dubl-tec v fīlñ.
F ɖr’z fîr on ɖ mǎntin
N lîṭnñ n storm
N a god spīcs fṛm ɖ scî

Ɖt mīnz smwn z hírñ
Ɖ ǎtcrî n ɖ brʈcrî
V ny lîf at its trm.
It mīnz wns in a lîftîm
Ɖt justis cn rîz p
N hop n hisṭri rîm.

CLASICS IN ÑSPEL

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Last Updated on 08/11/2020 by Frank Johnson

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