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“But for all that I found there I might as well be,
Where the Mountains o’ Mourne sweep down to the sea…”

Today I’m feeling a little homesick.

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A hot, golden hush has fallen.

Just the slurp of a raspberry smoothie and sporadic sploosh in the pool.

I bet you didn’t know that July 19th marks the anniversary of the end of the ice age. 87 more words

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Small and Far Away

Photo of a lovely horse by P.J. McKenna

July the 19th. Why does that strike me as important?

— Father Ted

As all Father Ted fans know, today is a very special day.

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County Clare

Careful Now!!! Tipping Day on The Monster in The Corner.

July 19th, the 200th day of the year, annual Small Far away day, and if you happen to be a Father Ted fan it’s the day Marathon became Snickers, Galway was liberated from the Indians and everyone packed up and headed to the caravan for the Fr. 461 more words

Allotment Gardening


Out of TV, music, film and books, TV is the thing I’m the least interested in. I don’t watch it on a regular basis, mostly because there are few regularly running shows I’m interested in. 2,230 more words


That would be an ecumenical matter

One of the main reasons for renting a car was so that I could go see Father Ted`s Parochial House – not one of those places the tour buses usually stop. 99 more words


FIVE RANDOM FIVE (Father's Day Edition)

Five People I Wished Were My Dad When I Was A Kid

Steve Douglas (Fred MacMurray on My Three Sons)

Evel Knievel

Captain Kangaroo… 132 more words