School: Presentation Convent, Lucan

Location:
Lucan, Co. Dublin
Teacher:
Sr Gabriel

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0793, Page 290

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and bowers enlivened with mirthful scenes, together with its minstrel to celebrate them as well as their favoured provinces;-

The Fête of the Trysting - Tree


Near Finan's pile there stands a tree,
A stately beech, as man may see,
Whose verdant boughs extend around.
For many a perch, in circle bound,
And yield, by nature's bounty made,
In Summer's noon, a cooling shade;
And where the fairies oft resort
At eventide to hold court,
As on this night in varied hue;
A merry group appears in view.
Distinguished on a throne of green,
In regal splendour sits the queen,
And by her side, and at her feet,
Her sylvan train in converse sweet

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Collector
Mary Greene
Gender
female
Address
Ballydowd, Co. Dublin
Informant
John Greene
Gender
male
Address
Ballydowd, Co. Dublin
Language
English