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Chaucer # Von Daniken # Cara The Canterbury Tales And scribe Geoffrey Chaucer Non Daniken Knows About flying saucers Tis Burns night tonight Lets have a wee supper Haggis and neeps Tatties with butter Cara O’Sullivan A world beating lilt … Continue reading

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Jerry Kiernan # Larry King # Ballymun Steps through the bog With pony and halter Placed with great care The Faddan More Psalter The clock it has stopped For music’s Phil Spector Pints and hot scones Clouseau the inspector A … Continue reading

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Fat Larry # Zoom # Ian Dury Schools are on Zoom I thought of Fat Larry Deep winter chill No time to tarry All taps still dry In Ireland’s fine boozers Keep sailing ahead We’re no lockdown losers The hills … Continue reading

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Liam Reilly # Peter McVerry # Kilimanjaro Liam Reilly’s the name Yes I got it wrong I hope you’ll forgive I still love your song I walked Tara Hill The sun lit the sky The Helga and Michael Were in … Continue reading

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Liam O’Reilly # Gerry The Pacemaker #Matisse Hundreds of songs From far distant days Scents and aromas Float in the maze Out of the brine Birds of a feather Seamen of old Would not sail to weather Oh one youthful … Continue reading

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Alcatraz # Johnny Hates Jazz # Mike Slemen Floating Spike Island Our own Alcatraz A great pace to kip And Johnny Hates Jazz And so we have reached The year’s shortest day Soon the first Lambs Will leap prance and … Continue reading

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Charley Pride # John le Carré # Emmylou & Co Another sad victim Sweet Charley Pride All time and a day For tears to subside Swans bow their heads In bleak Tarmonbarry A spy by the fire Good bye John … Continue reading

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John Lennon # Barbara Windsor # Paolo Rossi Four decades now Please give peace a chance John Lennon still sings Of love and romance A big crock of gold And a punk with some pep I just saw the film … Continue reading

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Ballyjamesduff # Day-Lewis # Peter Alliss Dublin v Cavan It’s time for some snuff Come home Paddy Reilly To Ballyjamesduff Tipp versus Mayo It’s been a long wait Since terror and slaughter Burst through the gate Two sibling steeples God’s … Continue reading

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Ballyjamesduff # Day-Lewis # Peter Aliss. Dublin v Cavan It’s time for some snuff Come home Paddy Reilly To Ballyjamesduff Tipp versus Mayo It’s been a long wait Since terror and slaughter Burst through the gate Two sibling steeples God’s … Continue reading

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