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Old Dog New Tricks

You just can’t teach an old dog new tricks . . . or can you?

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David Martin

The Jealous Man and Woman

The “Jealous Man and Woman”, one of the many relics of Ireland.¬† ¬†

Who was jealous of whom? The couple lie in their tomb with truths far from our reach. 38 more words

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Cadaver Stones

A funerary monument of a stone 7ft in height, dating from 1520 to commemorate Sir Edmond Golding and his wife Elizabeth Fleming in Saint Peter’s Churchyard – There are less than 10 cadaver stones left in Ireland and, three of them are in the Drogheda Co. 22 more words

David Martin

The Giant's Boot

Nature expressing the art of symmetry; go with a wild imagination . . .

M.F.

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David Martin

Centennial-Post Card

At Bit Bazaar, in an old dusted shoe-box, a post card, stamped date: Sept. 2nd 1918, traveled to Greece from Scotland to be found by an Irish man…is it mad? 7 more words

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Hurdy - Gurdy in Galway

Paul playing original instrument dating from 1700 in Galway; four seasons that day, and Paul kept going –

M.F.

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David Martin

Old postcard 

Of all the relics at Bit Bazaar, hidden in the dust of time; to come across such a delightful postcard as cheerful as an Irish laugh, 11 more words

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