School: Strandhill (Lár Easa)

Location:
Strandhill, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Mhic Guidhir

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When he thinks of the Granny the poker and pain
He swears he'll never kiss through a window again.

Riddles

What's the hottest things that grows

What's the hottest things that grows - A Nettle.

There is a little thing in Diamonds land. It teaches many but little it understands. It is not in Italy but it is in Rome. Amsterdam enjoys it but Holland wants it. It is in every mountain but it is not in any hill. - M
Round the house and round the house dragging her puddings after her.
A hen and her chickens
What has many eyes and never cries - A potato.
Why is an aeroplane like a policeman
Because it takes people up.

Collector
Michael Molony
Gender
male
Informant
Pat Boles
Gender
male
Age
75
Address
Larass or Strandhill, Co. Sligo
Language
English