Treasure Island

Andrew Clement Nairn


Mise Eire (I am Ireland)


I am Ireland:
I am older than the Old Woman of Beare.

Great my glory:
I that bore Cuchulainn the valiant.

Great my shame:
My own children that sold their mother.

I am Ireland:
I am lonelier than the Old Woman of Beare

Submitted: Sunday, April 21, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 27, 2013
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