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by ZL181
Sat Jan 21, 2023 8:12 pm
Forum: Kongming's Archives
Topic: Translation and Biography Requests
Replies: 277
Views: 89003

Re: Translation and Biography Requests

ask and shall given isn it ? :lol: then I request guanqiu jian SGZ with PSZ commentaries... or other source such as hhs if it include the Guanqiu Jian korean conquest :D Guanqiu Jian, styled Zhonggong, was from Wenxi, Hedong. His father, [Guanqiu] Xing, was Grand Administrator of Wuwei during the H...
by ZL181
Sat Jan 21, 2023 8:11 pm
Forum: Kongming's Archives
Topic: Translation and Biography Requests
Replies: 277
Views: 89003

Re: Translation and Biography Requests

ask and shall given isn it ? :lol: then I request guanqiu jian SGZ with PSZ commentaries... or other source such as hhs if it include the Guanqiu Jian korean conquest :D Guanqiu Jian, styled Zhonggong, was from Wenxi, Hedong. His father, [Guanqiu] Xing, was Grand Administrator of Wuwei during the H...
by ZL181
Fri Jan 20, 2023 8:11 pm
Forum: Kongming's Archives
Topic: Bad Links and Page Errors
Replies: 414
Views: 112425

Re: Bad Links and Page Errors

Random heads up. A lot of content on KMA is now working properly and the list of broken things is getting a lot smaller. So broken things will gradually become more likely to be something I missed. Not even sure what to do with all the dead links to lost websites... I would be willing to expand the...
by ZL181
Tue Jan 17, 2023 11:36 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: 2023 - Catching Up
Replies: 47
Views: 1099

Re: 2023 - Catching Up

Hello all, It's been a long time... Well, I'm definitely older, so some good things and some bad things. My wife is sick with lupus and we are trying to guess how to handle it, got a new job as Technical Writer that finally pays more than the bills and thank God none of my relatives died by Covid (...
by ZL181
Tue Jan 17, 2023 3:27 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Embarrassment From the Past
Replies: 35
Views: 11032

Re: Embarrassment From the Past

Deej spent half the morning going through my earliest posts and sending them to a group chat on discord. Fair to say that nails the topic of "Embarrassment From the Past"... Well, I have to admit that we cannot beat your earlier you's highscore in Doodle Jump. Discovered Doodle Jump. Is v...
by ZL181
Mon Jan 16, 2023 10:56 pm
Forum: Kongming's Archives
Topic: Translation and Biography Requests
Replies: 277
Views: 89003

Re: Translation and Biography Requests

Please translate Bao Xun biography. It's comparatively short, and a bit... funny (one of the few times Chen Shou uses expressively language, in my opinion). And, Wasn't it Bao Xun spirit haunt Cao Pi till his death? Bao Xun, styled Shuye, was from Pingyang, Taishan. He was the ninth generation desc...
by ZL181
Mon Jan 16, 2023 6:07 pm
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Three Kingdoms Questions (You Ask, We Answer)
Replies: 11143
Views: 1425988

Re: Three Kingdoms Questions (You Ask, We Answer)

1.What is the meaning of: 'congzi 從子' ? In current translations, I somewhere find 'Paternal uncle's son', another time it's 'Cousin', or even 'Nephew'. It's very confusing... :evil: I'm two years late but better late than never! 從 in a family is cousin 子 is a family is son 從子 literally means "...
by ZL181
Mon Jan 16, 2023 1:55 pm
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Three Kingdom's Novel - Yellow Sky Revolt
Replies: 4
Views: 159

Re: Three Kingdom's Novel - Yellow Sky Revolt

Sounds exciting, and I bet it brought you great joy when you had the chance to talk to him! I think him going for the novel format was a better choice since more people are familiar with it and the novel has some dramatic scenes.
by ZL181
Mon Jan 16, 2023 1:27 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Ongoing Epidemics
Replies: 13
Views: 2438

Re: Ongoing Epidemics

Well, at least we managed through it to post on this cool forum, but the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are historical in our lifetimes, and perhaps beyond that.
by ZL181
Mon Jan 16, 2023 1:20 pm
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Three Kingdoms Discourse: First Episode is up
Replies: 37
Views: 638

Re: Three Kingdoms Discourse Podcast-Coming Soon

Glad to be part of editing and history behind this podcast! I greatly look forward to it.