School: Cill Fhínghín (roll number 16222)

Location:
Killeeneen More, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Séamus Ó Ceallaigh

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The old priests was giving a Sermon on the day of General Judgement. He described how all nations would be assembled to hear the last great Judgement. Returning home on horseback he overtook an old woman slowly making her way home.
"God save you" said the priest, and "Mary bless you" answered the old woman. "You look thoughtful" continued the priest "what is troubling you" "Musha Father" said the old woman "I am just thinking of the Sermon you gave and wondering at all the people that must be together. And will all the English people be their." "Yes" said the priest and "Cromwell and red Hugh O'Neill will they be there" "Yes indeed" he replied. "Musha Father I am just thinging that all the devils in hell wont keep these two from tearing one another.

Kathleen Glynn, Killeeneen, Craughwell, Co Galway
M Told by: Michael Glynn, Killeeneen, Craughwell, Co Galway
Aged 55 yrs

Collector
Kathleen Glynn
Gender
female
Address
Killeeneen More, Co. Galway
Informant
Michael Glynn
Gender
male
Age
55
Address
Killeeneen More, Co. Galway
Language
English