School: St Garvan's, Rathmullen

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1089, Page 31

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Round and round a rock a ragged rascal man ram. If you would tell me how many r's in that you would be a clever man?
There are no r's in that.
What would you have to cut a bit off to make it long enough?
A drain.
Four stiff standers, four jolly hingers, a licker and a crucker and a swinger?
A cow.
The jumper of the dyke, the clipper of the thorns, a wee brown cow with a pair of leather horns?
A hair.
As I went up yon slippery slap I met a mad bull. He stuck and

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Collector
Annie Sheerin
Gender
female
Address
Inniskil, Co. Donegal
Informant
John Sheerin
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Inniskil, Co. Donegal
Language
English