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Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh – 2015

Irish Examiner 8th December 1894 p10

Slemish mountain, County Antrim where, it is told, St Patrick worked as a shepherd while a slave Photo:  Man vyi  Wikimedia Commons
Slemish mountain, County Antrim where, it is told, St Patrick worked as a shepherd while a slave
Photo: Man vyi
Wikimedia Commons

We wake the echoes by that storied lake
Where sainted Patrick in days of old
Prisoned the wily serpent, which, ’tis told
Still cries unto the saint his bonds to break

Excerpt from A summer night on the Galtees
by T McG