Clasics in Ñspel: In the old age black was not counted fair – William Shakespeare’s Sonnet 127

Sonit 127: In ɖ old ej blac wz nt cǎntd fer

WIŁM ŚECSPIR

In ɖ old ej blac wz nt cǎntd fer,
Or f it wr, it bòr nt byti’z nem;
Bt nǎ z blac byti’z s’xesiv ér,
N byti slandrd wɖ a basṭd śem:
Fr sins ć hand hʈ pt on Nećr’z pǎr,
Fẹrñ ɖ fǎl wɖ Art’s fōls boroud fes,
Swīt byti hʈ no nem, no holi bǎr,
Bt z pṛfend, f nt livz in dsgres.
Ɖrfr mî mistris’ îz r revn blac,
Hr îz so sūtd, n ɖe mōrnrz sīm
At sć hu, nt born fer, no byti lac,
Slanḍrñ crieśn wɖ a fōls istim:
Yt so ɖe mōrn bcmñ v ɖer wo,
Ɖt evri tuñ sz byti śd lc so.

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