torsdag 5 april 2012

Swedish for Existentialists - Lesson 7

Det ordnar sig nog.

IPA - deː 'oːrdnar sɛj nuːg

Things will sort themselves out.

(And they do. Although he's been hacked up and thrown into the river, the warrior's mother sews him back together. Then with the help of a bumblebee bearing holy honey from the Thunder God, Ukko, he is brought back to life.)

Painting: Lemminkainens Mother (1897, motif from the Kalevala) by the Finn, Akseli Gallen-Kallela