1885 ANFOESOLDEB YN NGHYMRU. You are not an ethical nation, and you also know it,” ebe bardd Seisnig diweddar. “Nid ydych genedl foesol, good chwi a’i gwyddoch.” … Diffyg ystyriaeth o’r sit uchel good ddyry y Grefydd Gristionogol i’r ystad briodasol yw united nations rheswm mawr paham yr ystyrir “caru yn y gwely” yn beth mor ddiniwed. Dyma’r paham y dywedir cyn lleied in the morning y pwys o gadw y seithfed gorch- ymyn ar year aelwyd gartref dyma’r paham year eir heibio i waith y par ieuainc yn llithro cyn priodi,” fel rhywbeth bach di-ystyr; dyma’r paham y dewisa cynifer gytuno a’u gilydd yn swyddfa y cofrestrydd yn hytrach na myned i geisio bendith y Nef ar european union hundeb yn y cysegr. Llan, 30 January 1885
He blogged their thoughts of his very early age inside 1953 Cousin Jams’s motto on days of their childhood was Canu’r dydd good charu’r nos” (“Sing by day and like by night”)
1890 (about) D.J. Williams (1885-1970) grew up in new parish out of Llansawel, Carmarthenshire. .. “In the event you wooed, wooed by night” which is the way it was around, bringing the girld from the fair of one’s market, or the cymanfa or the weekday meeting or and work out a scheduled appointment to go and you can ‘knock’ (gnoco) on her behalf, into the window out-of the lady resting appartment, that has been new personalized, assuming the fresh piece of cake was in the right one-fourth as well as activities favourable you went on the home unofficially whenever folks was in sleep, there you talked with her on the fireplace before very early era of the morning. The official identity for this are ‘providing house’ (cael ty). … Both carry out seldom get noticed together publicly right up until these people were with the verge of getting married – regardless of if everything is since the basic to the world most importantly because in case your banns had been titled couple of years just like the. The brand new heritage away from courting between the sheets, if it ever endured been a practice in the section, is went in advance of my personal day. Far nonesence could have been composed on this subject number because of the someone completely simple of artwork. … this new strict tension towards man’s resides in the outdated months kept visitors working assiduously regarding at the beginning of this new early morning till later in the evening, in order for there is certainly little oportunity to have public sex one of teenagers except by the stealing on the deep period of nights. Williams, D.J., Hen Dy Ffarm (1953), pp. 109-110 Translated by Waldo Williams, The old Farmhouse, (1961), pp. 134-135
1891 I am required towards correspondent who was adequate so you can forward me personally a duplicate of your statement of the property out-of Mercy with the Diocese off St. David’s. Which declaration is useful research that our Church isn’t unmindful of the immorality which is, I need to state, rampant about diocese. … As soon as we come better the home of Cardiganshire where “bundling” continues to be the general signal, the new subscriptions are not liberal, and i also find nothing about areas inside the Petty Sessional Divisions off Top liar and you can Tregaron in which the people try scarcely out of the barbaric phase, in regards to social purity. Carmarthen Diary and you can Southern Wales Per week Marketer, twenty five Sep 1891
Operating system yw priodas yn addas, air-con operating system oes rhaid ymgyfeillachu cyn priodi (fel y credwn fod), onid yw yn addas we wneyd hyny “yng ngwyneb haul good llygaid goleuni,” mewn lleoedd amlwg air-conditioning nid yn y gwely ym mherfeddion y nos?
1892 [letter to the editor] MOESOLDEB CARU … Gwareder ein gwlad o hyn allan oddi wrth y fath trferiad isel a beneficial gwaradwyddus Tra yr ydym yn llawenhau fod y fath yna o garu ar drengu air-con yn cael european union ftieiddio gan bob mab a merch syn wyrol, or hyny year ydym yn llwyr gredu y dylid difodi y caru nosawl a’r caru yn y gwely. Carmarthen Record and you may Southern Wales A week Advertiser, nine Sep 1892