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Posted By: Le Scaramouche
03-Oct-05 - 04:01 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: Black Irish: Etymological Consensus?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Black Irish: Etymological Consensus?
This was as far north as most had been in their lives. The natives as strange and barbarous as any of those encountered by the fictional Amadis de Gaul. Also bear in mind that the Armada survivors might have been murdered for no more than their shoes.