1.72a: Now be aisy, good Mr Finnimore, sir. And take your laysure like a god on pension...
Meeting some sick old bankrupt or the Cottericks' donkey with his shoe hanging...
but let your ghost have no grievance. You're better off, sir, where you are...
and have all you want, pouch, gloves, flask, bricket, kerchief, ring and amberulla...
And it isn't our spittle we'll stint you of, is it, druids? Not shabbty little imagettes, ...
Poppypap's a passport out. And honey is the holiest thing ever was, hive, comb and earwax...
Your fame is spreading like Basilico's ointment since the Fintan Lalors piped you overborder...
And admiring to our supershillelagh where the palmsweat on high is the mark of your manument...
and when you were undone in every point fore the laps of goddesses you showed our labourlasses...
He's duddandgunne now and we're apter finding the sores of his sedeq but peace to his great limbs...
No, nor a king nor an ardking, bung king, sung king or hung king. That you could fell an elmstree...
If you was hogglebully itself and most frifty like you was taken waters still what all where was your like...
But as Hopkins and Hopkins puts it, you were the pale eggynaggy and a kis to tilly up. We calls him...
So may the priest of seven worms and scalding tayboil, Papa Vestray, come never anear you...
Your heart is in the system of the Shewolf and your crested head is in the tropic of Copricapron...
The loamsome roam to Laffayette is ended. Drop in your tracks, babe! Be not unrested!...
For we have performed upon thee, thou abramanation, who comest ever without being invoked...
And admiring to our supershillelagh
why "to" not 'of'?
shillelagh: a blackthorn cudgel (especially Irish)
where the palmsweat on high is the mark of your manument.
sweaty hands may leave a darker band around a monument
Latin manus: hand
man you meant
All the toethpicks ever Eirenesians chewed on
Mohammed used toothpicks
pick one's toes
slang toothpick: shillelagh
Greek eirênê: peace
are chips chepped from that battery block.
phrase chip off the old block
U255+c: "Chips, picking chips off rocky thumbnail, chips." (Simon's fingernail-chipping as percussion)
chep = part of plough?
the Wellington Monument in Phoenix Park was erected on the site of the old Salute Battery (where a dozen cannons were mounted for discharge on days of public note)
battery block: an arrangement of timbers forming the foundation on which the mortar rests in an ore-crushing stamp-mill [cite]
If you were bowed and soild and letdown itself from the oner of the load
bought and sold
why "itself"? (cf 'if you were Jesus himself'??)
obsolete oner: to burden (cf 'onus')
owner of the land
honour of the Lord
it was that paddyplanters might pack up plenty,
paddy: rice; rice-field
slang Paddy: Irishman
VI.B45.148: 'paddyplanters walk bowed'
planters: English settlers in 17thC Ireland (founders of plantations)
pack up and leave?
pick up plenty??
(if you suffered, it was so planters would X)
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