Long ago the Irish people used wicker-work coops for potatoes. Now they use wicker-work creels for carrying turf on donkeys, one on each side.
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There was an old woman in Tullyhullion out herding cows one day, and a little hare came and ran in under a cow and looked up at her udder. The woman happened to say, "God protect the cow." The hare ran away and did the cow no harm.
When a cow is "elfshot" it is said that the "fairies" have shot her with flint. That is the way the fairies have of shooting