School: Moyderwell Convent of Mercy (roll number 13530)

Moyderwell, Co. Kerry
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0441, Page 289

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It is not right for a person, who need not, sleep out in the open during the month of may.

one for the sorrow, two for joy,
three for a wedding, four to die,
five for silver, six for gold
seven for a story never to be told
A person should not go bathing during april and may
april, may keep out of the sea
june and july swim until you die
A person should never open an umbrella over herself inside a house
A person should never hunt crows away from the trees about his house because they take all the good luck with them