In memorium - Lo Ping Lung
Water Margin (Book 1)
* This is an ongoing list.
** These are: Water Margin, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Journey to the West and Dream of Red Mansions. There is also a fifth, The Plum in the Golden Vase, which is all about sex, and which I also intend to read.
Au 區 "Ow!" for sudden pain
Yau 邱 "Yow!" for sudden pain
(especially by burning)
Wu 胡 "Woo!" on seeing fireworks
Ng 吳 "Mm!" for agreement, a pleasant
flavour, or comfort
Ho 何 "Hoh!" to express something hot
in the mouth that can't be spat out
Ga 賈 "Gah!" when being strangled
Ha 夏 "Hah!" on discovering a secret or foiling a plot
Fu 傅 "Foo!" when sitting down after a long day
Lo 盧 "Lo!" to draw attention to something,
as in "Lo! He comes with clouds descending..."
1) The Shining (Jack Torrance)
2) Batman (Jack Napier)
NB: In Chinatown his character was named Jake Gittes.
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