Each chapter the title of a traditional tune, a celebration of Irish music examines the history, experience, and meaning of the music
Author: Ciaran Carson
Carson's inspired jumble of recording history, poetry, tall tales, & polemic captures the sound & vigor of a ruthlessly unsentimental music.
Author: Ciaran Carson
Last night the Vere ' s ball was — Which last one of all was —The Company small
was , And EMILY V . Was compelled to put up withAnd go down to sup withAnd
drink Moselle cup with A poor chap like me ! Last week at her feet she ' d a ...
Dancing continued until 12:30, while Sunday was devoted chiefly to taking walks
and discussing last night's fun. Above, Freshman Alice Worms marches two
escorts across the big quadrangle. In the background is Martha Wilson House,
Upon the night "of the homage" to the Central Power, Coblentz was illuminated.
Among other houses, that of a ... "Nothing," answered he in a lugubrious tone ; "
but that last night a spirit appeared unto me ! " (Here the girls rose upon their feet,
Author: Alfred Henry Forrester
Last evening the delegates witnessed the exclusive use of the guests . Read all
the initiation ceremonies of Rocky ... number staying for the final in the meeting .
dance . The night's fun ended about 3 o'clock , Similar union meetings to that
Category: Labor unions
Mayhap of last night's fun , maybap Of some one far away ! Still sang the lark ,
when suddenly There came a cry from Joe ; I turned ; oh , heav'n ! how faint I felt
At what I saw below ! The gates , I said , were bolted fast ; But clamb'ring through
Author: John Forsyth (Teacher of elocution)
As for the engagement at the police office, Leslie said, that having a better
employment—to wit, chaffing the pretty black-haired girl behind the counter—he
could not possibly attend, and thought the half-sovereign cheap for his last night's
Author: Frederick Arnold
“Well, lads, you are thirsty of course this morning after last night's fun; first drink
belongs to me, so there you are, and no stint measure,” said Reginald Denvers,
as he handed about the pannikins to his bloodshot-eyed visitors, who took them ...
Author: Hume Nisbet
How late you are ! I ' ve been awake quite ten minutes . " Of course that woke me
up , to think that he had wanted to ring me up the moment he was awake , and I
said : " Wasn ' t last night fun ? " “ A divine thing happened to me , ” he said .
Author: Barbara Cartland
Category: Romance fiction
Some fun . What she'd give for the real thing wall to wall . And forget the scatter
rugs , scattered across the bare floor , like her see - through clothes . Last night's
fun . Her teeth were chattering before she got herself wrapped in her old flannel ...
Author: Ellen Violett
Category: Detective and mystery stories
Now I want to tell you about my last night's fun . While we were at Mrs. Floyd's
they passed around apples and popcorn and when we came away Clarence -
the little boy - put some into a big paper bag for me to bring home to Percy . We
Author: Abial Hall Edwards
BR So he sat one summer mornin ' , far away in Montreal , Musin ' on his recent
patrons , while at heart he damed ' em all ... datin ' from his recent home , - “ All
the thing is quite blown over , back again we bid you come , “ For last night we
... An Scleip Areir ( Last Night's Fun ) , Donall O Conaill ( Daniel O'Connell ) ;
Stocaigh An Locha / Mal Ni Mhuineachain ( Boys Of The Lough / Miss Monaghan
) ; Ril Ui Chualaoich ( Crowley's Reel ) ; An Teach Nua Custaim ( The New
They called for Charles , how did you find Mrs . me , and were anticipating fine L .
last night ? " . fun . My cheeks crimsoned , but I • " Halloo , Charley ! " they ex -
made no answer . claimed , " we are all waiting for When the truth was known ,
Author: William Carus Wilson
In one entry , he notes “ I still can't get over last nights ' fun ' [ sex down a country
lane with Mike Baylor ) . I'll bet I have a pal -- or will l -- who really ... " ( 3/4/56 ) .
He tries five times to repeat this with Mike , but is unsuccessful . On 3/17/56 , he ...
Author: Stuart Ives Barbier
Category: Catholic men
Traditional games are most fun on this last night of the year but to get the
activities rolling , try this tonguein - the - cheek contest for your guests . Divide the
fellows and girls into teams of two , then announce soberly that “ Everyone has
lost a lot ...
Author: Sheila John Daly
... you can completely change your dreams just by being a good student . If you
do the right thing , no matter how hard it is , if you do exactly what they tell you ,
you will grow . ” The clownish doctors mirror Freud ' s own pomposity , making fun
Author: Rodger Kamenetz
Category: Dream interpretation
The titles of his books themselves go with this last : The New Estate , The Irish for
No , Belfast Confetti , First Language , Opera Etcetera and the prose Last Night's
Fun all have to do with formulation and its mutations . The apostolic dictum ...
Category: English literature
Unconsciously his mind begins to consider tomorrow night's basketball game or
last night's fun at the ice - skating rink . As a check upon this fact , the student
should notice his reaction to this rather generalized paragraph : Being bored at
Author: Dana Olaf Jensen
Category: English language