School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

Location:
Creewood, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Brighid, Bean Uí Chearnacháin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 216

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Here is my version of the prayer.
As I lie down to sleep
To God I give my soul to keep.
If anything come near me
Blessed Virgin come and waken me
There are four corners on my bed.
There are four Angels round my spread
St. Matthew, Mark, Luke and John
God bless the bed that I

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Collector
Kittie Connolly
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English