School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 18_009

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wood on your shoulder into any house, or kill "crickets" at the fire.
It is also said it is unlucky to kill a spider, as it will rain if you do.
If you hit your companion with an "elder" stick he is supposed to grow no more. It is also unlucky to throw water out a "All Souls' Day".