School: Mullach, Sráid na Cathrach (roll number 3928)

Location:
Mullagh, Co. Clare
Teacher:
Proinnsias Ó Sandair

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What goes up when the rain comes down?
Answer = An umbrella.

The King of Westminster sent to his sister, A bottomless vessel to put her flesh in.
Answer = a ring.
I looked for it and found it, twas easily got, But God never found it and never will get.
Answer = A superior.
What are the three hardest things in the world to find?
Answer = A sheet to cover the ocean, a shoe to fit the foot of a mountain and a towel to wipe the face of the sun.

Collector
Pádraig Mac Fhlannchadha
Gender
male
Address
Derreen, Co. Clare
Informant
Tomás Ó Conchúbhar
Gender
male
Address
Carrowlagan, Co. Clare
Language
English