Mudcat Café message #28969 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #5096   Message #28969
Posted By: John in Brisbane
21-May-98 - 09:48 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Gaudete (from Steeleye Span)
Subject: RE: Gaudete - Steeleye Span
Yes I studied it for four years. The one piece of Latin that stood the test of time for me is "Nil carborundum bastardum" - "Don't let the bastards wear you down". Without mixing my cultures too much I doubt that this is kosher Latin - but it has been thirty years.