In honor of National Talk Like a Pirate day (That's today!!), one of me favorite holidays, to be sure, I'm havin' this contest. Do yer best to give as many correct answers as possible in translatin' th' pirate slang below and ye can have yer pick o' the following prizes.
Any copy of my pirate series, signed and delivered: The Redemption, The Reliance, The Restitution
Any copy of my Charles Towne Belles series: The Red Siren, The Blue Enchantress, The Raven Saint (I won't have this last one until late December)
A CD from Echoes of Nature entitled : Ocean Waves (for those moments when ye find yerself landlocked and need a fix o' the sea)
Show a glim : Show a glim, ye drunken dogs!
Scupper this : Blast ye, woman! Where's your hide? Rum! And scupper all this!
Bowse up : So, bowse up, lad, stand away wit' me and rum it shall be.
This is spleen: Hum! This is spleen! A megrim or fit o' your ladylike vapors!
Pish : Set him adrift. Pish, the same miraculous power that is to bring him provisions, can also bring him a sail.
Seadog : To it, lads. . . at 'em, old seadogs!
Cull : And look'ee, my dainty cull, when you've seen as much o' death as Mings.....
boosy : When did ever gentlemen of fortune turn astern to that much dollars for a boosy old seaman? And him dead, too
So, do yer best, ye toad-eatin' ninnies or by the powers, I'll send ye aloft during a squall!
Winner will be announced in 2 weeks.