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From context he seems to be asking "You didn't forget how much I apologize to the dude"? But I'm not sure about this specific use.


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な is the particle for inviting confirmation; ~まい is a borrowing from literary Japanese that has the force of ~ないだろう, so here おるまい is formally equivalent to おらないだろう. This latter form may not be used but the sense is clear.

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    おる also has an old vibe when used not as a humble verb.
    – naruto
    Commented Nov 5, 2023 at 17:44

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