Impressions and Expressions of Ijon
Picking Worms in the Footsteps of Giants|
|Date:||November 19th, 2003 06:36 am (UTC)|| |
All translation has mistakes in it...
...especially ones by Russians translating from Greek into Hebrew. And even more so, when the Hebrew they're translating into doesn't actually exist but is being invented by them on-the-fly.
This is not to disparage T's genius (or Hebrew! or poetry!) - but rather, to reassure you that seeing farther by standing on the shoulders of giants is no disrespect to the giants.