School: Naomh Seosamh, Shrule

Location:
Shrule, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Mícheál Ó Reachtaire

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0102, Page 068

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Two men and a woman were coming home from a fair in Shrule on time. These three were fighting all day. In the evening when, they had to come home the Dalgan road together and they never stopped arguing. One man had to go in the avenue.
When he was going in, the others man;s wife shouted "he is beating me". Her husband followed him in the the avenue and the other man hid behind a tree. The woman's husband saw him and struck him with a stone. He left him there dying. The man was bleeding badly until he died. Ever since that

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