Clasics in Ñspel: Unthrifty loveliness, why dost thou spend – William Shakespeare’s Sonnet 4

Sonit 4: Unʈrifti luvlinis, ẃ dst ɖǎ spend

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Unʈrifti luvlinis, ẃ dst ɖǎ spend
Upn ɖîslf ɖî byti’z leġsi?
Nećr’z bqst gvz nʈñ, bt dʈ lend,
N biyñ franc ś lendz t ɖoz r fri:
Ɖen, bytịs niġd, ẃ dst ɖǎ abyz
Ɖ bǎnćs larjes gvn ɖi t gv?
Profitlis yźrr, ẃ dst ɖǎ yz
So gret a sum v sumz,

yt cnst nt liv?

Fr hvñ trafic wɖ ɖîslf alon,
Ɖǎ v ɖîslf ɖî swīt slf dst dsiv:
Ɖen hǎ ẃn nećr cōlz ɖi t b gn,
Ẃt axptbl ōdit cnst ɖǎ līv?
Ɖî unyzd byti mst b tūmd wɖ ɖi,
Ẃć, yzid, livz ɖ xektr t b.

     

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