This article was originally posted on WomenLearnThai.com.
Rikker’s Friday post on bumper stickers, Bumper-to-bumper Language Lessons, reminded me that I had one more bumper sticker post waiting in the wings…
Stickers from Buy Thai Books…
When I ordered two packs of books from buythaibooks.com (no longer online) last December, as a thank you they sent over a handful of stickers. Yeah! And as I collect stickers, I was chuffed.
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bpèrt bpìt bao bao dûay kòp kun
Turn on, turn off, softly, softly, please.
Please open and close softly (don’t slam the door).
bpìt bao bao.
Close softly, softly.
yín-dêe dton ráp
Pleasure to welcome.
You are welcomed.
hâam sòop bòorèe
Forbidden to smoke cigarettes.
têe sòop boorèe.
Place for smoking cigarettes.
เรา [หัวใจ] พระเจ้าอยู่หัว
rao [heart] prá-jâo-yòo-hŭa
We heart His Majesty.
We love the King.
Love father mother.
I love my parents.
As soon as I can chase down another bumper sticker hawker, there will be more to come.