1.72a: Now be aisy, good Mr Finnimore, sir. And take your laysure like a god on pension...
Meeting some sick old bankrupt or the Cottericks' donkey with his shoe hanging...
but let your ghost have no grievance. You're better off, sir, where you are...
and have all you want, pouch, gloves, flask, bricket, kerchief, ring and amberulla...
And it isn't our spittle we'll stint you of, is it, druids? Not shabbty little imagettes, ...
Poppypap's a passport out. And honey is the holiest thing ever was, hive, comb and earwax...
Your fame is spreading like Basilico's ointment since the Fintan Lalors piped you overborder...
And admiring to our supershillelagh where the palmsweat on high is the mark of your manument...
and when you were undone in every point fore the laps of goddesses you showed our labourlasses...
He's duddandgunne now and we're apter finding the sores of his sedeq but peace to his great limbs...
No, nor a king nor an ardking, bung king, sung king or hung king. That you could fell an elmstree...
If you was hogglebully itself and most frifty like you was taken waters still what all where was your like...
But as Hopkins and Hopkins puts it, you were the pale eggynaggy and a kis to tilly up. We calls him...
So may the priest of seven worms and scalding tayboil, Papa Vestray, come never anear you...
Your heart is in the system of the Shewolf and your crested head is in the tropic of Copricapron...
The loamsome roam to Laffayette is ended. Drop in your tracks, babe! Be not unrested!...
For we have performed upon thee, thou abramanation, who comest ever without being invoked...
No, nor a king nor an ardking, bung king, sung king or hung king.
Irish árd rí: High King (of Ireland)
slang bung: drunk
The Sun King: epithet of Louis XIV
the Sung or Song dynasty ruled parts of China between 960 and 1279
king executed by hanging
You could fell an elmtree twelve urchins couldn't ring round
elm tree in the village square in Chapelizod in Le Fanu
why 12 urchins? zodiac?
and hoist high the stone that Liam failed.
James Macpherson: The Poems of Ossian: Temora II: 'When thou, O stone, shalt fail'
Irish Liam: William
Lia Fáil: a stone at Tara that supposedly shrieked at coronations of rightful High Kings
Who but a Maccullaghmore
plenty of Irish McCullaghs (no McCullaghmores)
James Maculla, projector of a copper coinage for Ireland
Irish mór: great
the reise of our fortunes
German Reise: journey
missing verb??? or missing commas to link "more... to compass"?
and the faunayman at the funeral to compass our cause?
U192: "Faunman he met in Clamart woods, brandishing a winebottle."
fauneyman, fawneyman: (slang) a peddler of bogus jewellery?
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