Dar ar mbréthir...

Dar ar mbréthir trá isatt áilsiu damsa ⁊ bidat áil hi céin bat béo.

(upon * our * word * indeed * you are * desire * with me * & * you will be * desire * in * length * you may be * alive)

I give my word that you are my desire and you will be as long as you live.

Spoken by Cú Chulainn to Emer when she invites him back after he has strayed with Fand (“Serglige Con Culainn” 724-5).

Topics: The Characters Speak Oaths