Scoil: Tulla (B.)

Suíomh:
An Tulach, Co. an Chláir
Múinteoir:
Ml. Ó Maonaigh

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Folklore Story - The Widow's Curse

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Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 0589, Leathanach 128

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Ar an leathanach seo

Once upon a time there was a man named Dinan, who lived near Ayle, Co. Clare. He had a lot of land, but did not like to see a human being or an animal look at it, as the saying goes.
Nearby a poor old widow dwelt in a little thatched cottage. She had nothing to live on in this earthly world but a few miserable hens. The hens, of course, went into the man's garden, and began picking and tearing it looking for worms and insects. The man got angry and decided to kill them.
Next day came and the man got ready to kill them. He did so. After killing the hens he threw them in over the wall to the poor widow woman, who gave him her curse. After a time the man got sick and died. A strange thing happened, feathers grew

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
Bailitheoir
William Walsh
Inscne
fireann
Seoladh
An Tulach, Co. an Chláir
Faisnéiseoir
Mrs Mary Walsh
Gaol
seantuismitheoir
Inscne
baineann
Seoladh
An Tulach, Co. an Chláir
Teanga
Béarla