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#OTD in 1889 – Kathleen Behan, née Kearney, ‘Mother of All the Behans’ and folk singer is born in Dublin.
“What I have, I hold.” –Kathleen Behan
History has cast Kathleen Behan in supporting roles, reducing her to the “sister of” or “mother of” someone important. 1,230 more words
“New York is my Lourdes, where I go for spiritual refreshment; a place where you’re least likely to be bitten by a wild goat.”
“A woman’s got as much right -and more cause- to get drunk than any man.” (Shelagh Delaney)
Above: Shelagh Delaney in New York in 1961, with Brendan Behan, during a run of her Broadway play. 108 more words