Ilar mbríathar mbláith rot·char.

Ilar mbríathar mbláith rot·char.

(a great number * of words * gentle * have loved you)

Many gentle words have loved you.

Spoken by Emer to Cú Chulainn in a poem in "Serglige Con Culaind". The indirection of the subject, "words" rather than "people" or "I", is intriguing.