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From: "Thomas and Kathleen Martin" <>
Subject: More Irish sayings & food
Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2000 13:09:55 -0500


My grandmother came from County Longford, and she used to say, "He's Irish as Pat Murphy's pig!" They used to call me "The little aristocrat." When I was young and we were low on food my mother used to make "Potatoes Kolcannon (?)," which was mashed potatoes with onion and lots of butter. Was that I real dish I wonder, or just a fantasy? Kathleen

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