School: Moynalty (B.)

Location:
Moynalty, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Uillford Ó Maoilmhichil

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0705, Page 313

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It's a long road that had no turn in it.
A borrowed horse has hard hooves.
Never judge a book by the cover.
The man that drinks little drinks too much.
A penny after your death is lost money.
A rambling dog never gets fat.
A straw best shows, how the wind blows.
You never miss the water until the well runs dry.

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If you cut your nails on Sunday, you would have seven days bad luck.

If you cut your nails on Sunday, you would have seven days bad luck.
"A whistling woman and a crowing hen. They will have luck, but god knows when."

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Collector
Patrick Tyrrell
Gender
male
Informant
Mrs Tyrrell
Gender
female
Age
38
Address
Shancarnan, Co. Meath
Language
English