School: Puttore (roll number 15149)

Location:
Pottore, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Leanna Ní Ghafraidh (Cafferty)

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The Fight in the Kitchen

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0223, Page 230

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This battle was fought not long ago.
Just in the Kitchen there below.
And to tell you the truth how come the fray
The Broom stood up in the dish cloths way
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The dish cloth said it wasnt fair.
And told the Broom he wouldnt be there
The Broom made answer brave and Smart
It says Ill fight you or any one that takes your part

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Informant
Mrs Tom John Alick Cafferty
Gender
female
Age
50
Address
Seltanahunshin, Co. Leitrim
Language
English