Joseph Mary Plunkett

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Joseph Mary Plunkett Biography

Joseph Mary Plunkett (Irish: Seosamh Máire Pluincéid) was an Irish nationalist, poet, journalist, and a leader of the 1916 Easter Rising.

Background

Plunkett was born at 26 Upper Fitzwilliam Street in one of Dublin's most affluent neighborhoods. Both his parents came from wealthy backgrounds, and his father, George Noble Plunkett, had ...

Joseph Mary Plunkett Poems

1.
I See His Blood Upon The Rose

I see his blood upon the rose
And in the stars the glory of his eyes,
His body gleams amid eternal snows,
His tears fall from the skies.
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2.
In The Wilderness

3.
Heaven In Hell

4.
I Love You With My Every Breath

I love you with my every breath,
I make you songs like thunder birds,
Give you my life—you give me death
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5.
I Saw The Sun At Midnight

Joseph Mary Plunkett Comments

a child 19 March 2019

I thing potatoes are tasty

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Ann McColgan 02 August 2018

I have loved this poem since I was a child. How can I get coloured copies. willing to pay

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Fionnuala M Maher. 17 November 2019

All I want is the full text of the poem. But to no avail just yards and yards of History and theatre dates. It's a very small poem and you cannot get even that right. So what do you think of yourselves. Incompetent would you say.

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SandraREaly 24 October 2019

1st comment below you trapped all year and he still got 1000 times more bread than you just like I know it hurts so bad don’t it? HERE?.........jump47

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SandraREaly 24 October 2019

1st comment below you trapped all year and he still got 1000 times more bread than you just like I know it hurts so bad don’t it? HERE?.........jump47

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a teacher 20 March 2019

it is called think not thing u little twerp

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a dad 19 March 2019

chlild. do you now that they saved iraland under 1916

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