Is this form of seeing dating or a literal viewing of?
The second. The English idiom seeing = 'dating' isn't all that old. 'Tha mi a' suirghe air Beathag' might work for what you want. = Ir. ''suirí' - courting. An old word: 'bean tsuirghe' = sweetheart (16th cent.).
For English speakers does beth sound like bay hawk.