|A Voyage to the Land of the Little People (1)||Soeahaxn-Laang-Kog Iukix (1)|
|I am Lemuel Gulliver, and I am a doctor. I was born in London. I was the third of five brothers. I left school when I was seventeen years old, because my father was not rich.||Goar si Lemuel Gulliver, ar goar si isefng. Goar ti London zhutsix. Goar si goxee hviati-tiofng ee toexsvaf ee. In'ui goar ee lauxpe sarnchiaq, goar ti 17-hoex ee sii ciu lixkhuy haghau.|
years later I went to Bristol. I had a friend there.
He was the captain of a big ship. One day, he told me that
he was going to sail soon for the South Seas, and that he needed a doctor
on his ship.
He asked me to be the doctor on the ship. I wanted to go abroad and see the world, so I accepted his offer.
goar khix Bristol. Goar u cidee peng'iuo ti hiaf.
Y si cidciaq toaxzuun ee zuntviuo. U-cidjit, y ka goar
korng y tehboeq sayzuun khix Lamhae, ar y ee zuun su'iaux cidee
Y mng goar kiarm boeq zox zunterng ee isefng. Goar aeboeq zhutkog khix khvoax seakaix, sofie ciu ciapsiu y ee thegi.
The name of the ship was th Antelope, We set
out from Bristol on the 4th of May, 1699. Everything went well at
first. But then a very heavy storm carried us off course.
The ship struck a rock, and began to sink. Five of the crew
and I threw a lifeboat into the sea. But we were not strong enough
to manage the boat.
Suddenly a strong wind turned it over and it sank. I swam as hard as possible for a long time. I could see none of the other men. Perhaps they were all drawned.
Hitciaq zuun kiorzox Anterope (leng'viuu).
Goarn ti 1699-nii 5-goeh 4-jit zu Bristol zhut'hoad.
Khythaau, taixcix cviaa-suxnli. Jien'au u cidzun toa-hongthay
ka goarn saxn-lixkhuy hangsvoax. Zuun lorngtioh
toaxcioh, ciu tiim+loqkhix.
Goxee zun'oaan kab goar taxn kiuosefng-teeng loqkhix hae.
Mxkuo goarn bolat laai sae y.
Hutjieen cidzun toaxhofng ka hef perng+koex, ar y ciu tiim+loqkhix. Goar pviarmia siuu cviakuo. Goar khvoax-boo padlaang. Yn kvafnar lorng tiim laq.
often put my feet down, but could feel no bottom. The sea was
Finally I was not able to swim any longer. When I was so tired that I was ready to give up, I suddenly discovered I could touch the bottom.
I waded in the shoal almost a mile before I got to dry land. Then I lay down on the short and soft grass. I was very tired, and soon I fell into a very deep sleep.
| Goar sisii zhwn khaf loqkhix, mxkuo thaxm-boo
toea. Hae thae'chym.
Zoea'au, goar boextaxng koq siuu laq. Tngf goar sien-gaq sviuxboeq horngkhix ee sii, hutjieen hoatkiexn thafng laxtioh haytoea.
Goar ti chiefnthvoaf siabzuie kviaa boeq cviaa-lie kaux taf ee hayhvoa-toe. Ti hiaf, goar tor-loqkhix ti toea koq nngr ee zhawpof. Goar cviasien, ciu khuxn-khix.