School: Kilcullen (B.)

Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Pádraig Ó Broin

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claimed the child. She would not give it and the man said she could have it if she told him his name in three days.
One the third day she heard a voice saying on the top of a hill, "Little does my lady know that Rumpel Stilts Kins is my name.
When the man came next day he was raging to hear that the lady knew his name.