School: Leithrinn

Lerhin, Co. Galway
Seán Ó Labhradha
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 131

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  1. 1. As high as a wall, as white as
    As red as blood, as sweet as
    honey. (An Apple)
    2. A Grandfather behind a box
    and Two Hundred coats on him
    (A head of Cabbage)
    3. A messenger from house to
    house, and sleeps out at night.
    (A Lane)
    4. What month do women do
    the less talking.
    (In the Month of February)
    5. A bridge on a lake
    Without a stick or stone
    6. The man who buys it
    never wears it.
    The man who wears it,
    (continues on next page)
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. genre
      1. verbal arts (~1,483)
        1. riddles (~7,209)
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