Dropped by FYE to do research for an essay and an employee complimented my SAVE FERRIS shirt with "Great band!" so that'll be in my paper.
Mere phonetic similarity, as between English day and Latin dies (both with the same meaning), has no probative value.  English initial d- does not regularly match Latin d-  —it is not possible to assemble a large set of English and Latin non-borrowed cognates such that English d repeatedly and consistently corresponds to Latin d at the beginning of a word—and whatever sporadic matches can be observed are due either to chance (as in the above example) or to borrowing (for example, Latin diabolus and English devil - both ultimately of Greek origin  ). English and Latin do exhibit a regular correspondence of t- : d-  (where the notation "A : B" means "A corresponds to B"); for example, 
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Subject(s): model essay , comparative essay , Guy de Maupassant , The Gift of the Magi , the Necklace
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