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Thread #75982   Message #1343150
Posted By: Jim Dixon
30-Nov-04 - 09:11 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: St Laurence O'Toole
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: St Laurence O'Toole
Finbar Furey wrote ST. LAURENCE O'TOOLE. The Fureys' recording can be heard on 2 "various artists" albums: "Irish Memories" (1988) and "Greetings from Ireland" (1997). Here's what I was able to transcribe from a sound sample:

...To a prince of Leinster you were born, the son of Morris O'Toole
There were many children born that year, but God had chosen you, you,
God had chosen you.

You were given....