School: Coillte Críotáin

Erris, Co. Roscommon
Nóra Nic Aodhgáin
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0236, Page 262

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  1. (continued from previous page)
    68. As round as an apple
    as plump as a ball,
    can climb the Church over
    steeple and all.
    Answer = the sun
    69. What goes away above the ground and returns under it?
    Answer = a man with sods on his head.
    70. The bigger, no doubt, the more you take out
    Answer = a hole
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