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Freddie # Jimmy Kennedy # John Lennon

Hay ropes being turned
In sheds in Drumshanbo
Then in to the fire
Strong tea and fresh sambos
O’Reilly from Meath
Was singing Matt Hyland
Diving for crabs
A mile off Clare Island
Autumn’s soft shades
Enchanting Rathvilly
A poet’s lost dreams
No gilding of lilies
Freddie on vocals
Opera-like Queen
Wembley was awesome
The best ever seen
Red sails in the Sunset
Way out on the bay
An Irishman’s lyrics
Down Mexico Way
With Dom Perignon
I’m double O Seven
A fine Montecristo
Be Godn that’s heaven
Beatle John Lennon
Is four score today
Peace? Just Imagine
And love all the way.

Beidh mé ar ais…Sláinte.

About Tom Clancy, Poet, Folk Singer,

Tom Clancy, Poet. He is a renowned Irish folk musician, an aficionado of the tin whistle and the unique sounding, "Low Whistle". Well known as a Trad Folk Singer and International Rugby player, his poetry now speaks for itself, from the Hearth and the Heart. Facebook features more and more Poetry extracts as he nears the launch of his first book of poems. Tom is available as an after dinner speaker and entertainer, delivering the music and stories that form the soundtrack of his life.
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