St. Patrick – Medieval Super Hero

“Drink is the curse of the land. It makes you fight with your neighbor. It makes you shoot at your landlord and it makes you miss him.”
– Irish Proverb

I’ll return to the series of my “Personal Top 10 All Time Favorite Films” in my next post. But for now, here is a modest departure in tribute to St. Patrick’s Day…

St Patrick 02

My mom, I’m pretty sure, was a third generation Irish-American-Catholic. Growing up, every St. Patrick’s Day, our dinner would consist of corned beef, cabbage and boiled potatoes. None of us kids wanted to eat this ghastly, peculiar dinner. But mom said that one day a year she was going to have a traditional Irish meal and we could eat it or go without dinner if we liked.

Nevertheless, I remember eating the potatoes and that was about it. While I’m proud of my Irish heritage, my dislike of…

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Posted on 15 Mar, 2014, in What's happening in Ireland. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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