School: Cor Bealaigh

Corbally, Co. Sligo
Pádhraic Ó Marcacháin
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0163, Page 117

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    talking about them and have them ashamed of themselves.
    If there was a poor old widow in the district the neighbours would come and cut the oats, wheat and barley for her and dig her potatoes and threash her oats, wheat and barley for her.
    Always when the day's work would be done they would get their supper in her house and they would get some whiskey after the supper. Then they would have a dance. They would have plenty of fun and merriment and then they would go home.
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