School: St Garvan's, Rathmullen

Location:
Rathmullan, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Séamus P. Mac Eiteagáin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1089, Page 27

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Three feet up as cold as stone two feet down of flesh and bone the mouth of the dead and the mouth of the living come riddle me that and I will give you a shilling.
Going to the forge with a pot.
What is nearest shape yo a horse's shoe?
A mare's shoe.
What makes a pair of shoes?
Two shoes make a pair.
I put my foot between her legs and on her I did jig and with my long and hairy thing I made her whirl a jig.
A spinning wheel.
I have a wee horsey and the

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Collector
Willie Shovelin
Gender
male
Address
Clondallan, Co. Donegal
Informant
Mrs P. Shovelin
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Address
Clondallan, Co. Donegal
Language
English