School: Cill Chuana (roll number 12782)

Location:
Kilcoona, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Liam Ó Conáin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0022, Page 0167

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One upon a time there lived a king and his daughter. She was about twenty years of age. One day as she was playing a golden ball, there was a pond of water outside the palace. As she was playing the ball fell into the pond and she began to cry. Then a frog came up and asked why she was crying. She said her ball fell into the pond. "If you give me three wishes I will bring it up to you" said the frog. When she got the ball she ran away but the frog was calling her. The next day the frog came to the door and the servant opened it. "Is the king's youngest daughter inside" said the frog. When the daughter came out she closed the door and the king asked her where did she see the

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Informant
Martin Dooley
Gender
male
Age
50
Occupation
farmer
Address
Kilcoona, Co. Galway
Language
English