School: Durrow (B.) (roll number 3517)

Durrow, Co. Laois
P. Sabhaois

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0830, Page 061

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Signs in the sky
If clouds travel quickly across the sky 'tis a sign of a storm
If there is redness in the sky in the west 'tis a sign of frost.

If there is a ring round the moon tis the sign of storm
If the clouds are low tis a sign of rain
If stars are running in the sky 'tis a sign of rain
If you see stars falling 'tis a sign of rain
A rainbow in the morning is a sign of rain; A rainbow in the evening is a sign of fine weather
If the sun shines strongly in the morning in Summer the evening will be cold

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