School: Scoil Mhuire, Na Forbacha (roll number 2386)

Na Forbacha, Co. Galway
(name not given)
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0070C, Page 12_014

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  1. a comairle fein do mach ana
    ní bfuair se riam nios measa
    Is fearr an troid na an tuagneas
    Bionn blas muis ar an mbeagan
    Is fearr leat builin na beit gan ran.
    Níl aon fear abuiun[?] aige nach bsuigead sgian a gearrad e.
    Is goire cabair de na na doras
    Ar mait leis fein a nios an cat cronan.
    An te nach gcoir ins an earrac ní baine sé ins fogamar.
    Is namaid i an caird gan i foguim.
    Ceard a deanam mach an cuit acht luc a marbuig.
    Is mairg a bios go holg agus bios go bogt i na dia
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