School: Ballinacarrow (roll number 13277)

Baile na Cora, Co. Shligigh
Seán Ó Duibheannaigh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0175, Page 273

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    out of town.
    11. Married in black you wish yourself black.
    12. Married in red you'd rather be dead.
    13. Married in gray you will live far away.
    14. Married in pink you're spirit will sink.
    15. Married in white you have chosen alright.
    16. Rice is always thrown on the bride and groom when they leave the Church.
    Told to me by my Mother.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. gníomhaíochtaí
      1. gníomhaíochtaí sóisialta (~7)
        1. deasghnátha aistrithe saoil (~573)
          1. pósadh (~4,283)