School: Rahan

Location:
Raheen, Co. Offaly
Teacher:
B. Nic Lochlainn

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A Whit Foal

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0804, Page 040

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If a foal is born on Whit Sunday or Whit Monday, it is said he is never very lucky, because he will either kill himself or somebody else.

This has been remarked many times and people generally sell a Whit foal while he is living.

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