骑士与少女 第268期:《风中之烛》书评(09)

发表时间:2018-03-14内容来源:VOA英语学习网

On page 522 they review Mordred's parentage,

522页回顾了一下莫德雷德的出身

again setting this material right

同样 把材料整理一下

And if you haven't read this well,

如果你没有读到这种程度

And again this gets back not to make an analogy of Harry Potter books,

你就不能将它和哈利波特作对比

but sometimes I just read them all fairly recently

但是有时我只是刚刚读了这些书

If you read them all in one sitting, you're thinking,

如果你只读了一遍 你就会想

"I just read this but it was two books ago "

我刚读过这本书 但那已经是两本书之前的事了

The idea, you're gonna forget material

意思是说 你会将这些材料忘掉

and so since there was a time lapse between these coming out,

现在距结果出现还有一段时间

but then they were put together

但之前他们是整合在一起的

He's repeating some of this lest you forgot,

作者重复一些内容以避免读者忘记

because it's important with what happens

因为发生过的事情很重要

And so you need reminding, if you need remembering,

所以如果你们需要提醒 需要回忆一下

read bottom of the page 522 through the end of that chapter on 523

就从522页底部一直看到523页末尾

and it regurgitates a lot of material that we've had

那几页回顾了很多我们读过的材料

One of things, we also get comments here when we look at Mordred

有一件事 当我们看莫德雷德时我们也会总结出

Mordred, because of the influence of his mother,

由于受他母亲的影响 莫德雷德

is kind of a person out of space and out of time

是一个有点脱离现实的落伍的人

He doesn't really fit

他真的与

He doesn't fit in Arthur's civilization

他真的与亚瑟时代的格格不入

He's part of another world

他来自另一个世界

and so what he brings, while living in England

所以当住在英国时 他带来的东西

is not what everybody else is used to or their perception of things

并不是其他人所习惯或能理解的东西

We have the other three brothers showing up

其它的三个兄弟也出现了

and we have this division Mordred starts in

现在又这样一种分歧 莫德雷德开始行动

And Gawaine doesn't wanna have anything to do with it

但高文却不想跟这件事情沾上半点关系

And so we see Gawaine in a more noble light

所以我们从一个更加高尚的角度看待高文

His position has been really you know,

你知道他的地位

to a large extent, supplanted by Lancelot

在很大的程度上被兰斯洛以及

and Lancelot's power and grandeur

兰斯洛特的权利与魅力取代了

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