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School: Moylough (C.) (roll number 13832)

Location:
Moylough, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
Margaret Devine

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Moylough (C.) | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0170, Page 0054

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before retiring to bed and saying "I cross my shoes in the form of a T. Hoping this night my true love to see.
The colour of his hair, the clothes he wears.
And the words he will say when he first meets me."
This is another trick. Eat a salted herring in three bites and then go to bed without speaking to anybody and the man you will marry will appear to you with a drink.

Collector
Mary Parsons
Gender
female
Address
Carrowreagh (Cooper), Co. Sligo
Informant
John Parsons
Gender
male
Address
Carrowreagh (Cooper), Co. Sligo
Language
English