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On Tue, 19 Sep 2006 22:37:28 -0700, Jens Wilkinson  
<[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> --- Steve Rice <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> >
>> You're evading the critical issue, here: how do you
>> say Aaarr! in Neo
>> Patwa? Or how could you expect to foist a language
>> off on us that can't
>> express such a fundamental concept? (As I understand
>> it, the Ygyde
>> equivalent means "salty-yell." In Sona, it would
>> likely be Agaha!)
>>
>> Steve (a.k.a. Weirdbeard the Pirate)
>
> Well, actually, you forget my friend that Neo Patwa is
> partly derived from the Caribbean! So there is no need
> to write Aaarr!! It's assumed at the end of every
> phrase.
>
> --Jolly Jens
>

In Almensk there are only two As instead of three, and it's preceded by a  
sharp intake of the breath (^) a la Swedish, thus: ^Aarr, or ^Orr!

--Don Svartsjeg