School: Baile Uí Dhuibh, Kilmeaden (roll number 13636)

Location:
Ballyduff West, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Caitlín Madders

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candle in her mouth, and this causes roars of laughter from her playmates.
They play another game too which is called Fortune telling.
This game is played by getting a cup of water, some clay, and a ring, then one of the children closes her eyes, and touches one of the things.
If she touches the clay she will die very soon, but if she touches the water she will go to some foreign land, and if she touches the ring she will be married.

Informant
Mrs de Lacey
Relation
unknown
Gender
female
Address
Kilmeadan, Co. Waterford
Language
English