Mudcat Café message #666809 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #45138   Message #666809
Posted By: GUEST,Ard Mhacha.
11-Mar-02 - 07:18 AM
Thread Name: Meaning of 'The Coolin'
Subject: RE: Meaning of 'The Coolin'
An Chuilfhoinn,[The Fair-haired Maiden], "In Balnagar is the Cooolun,.>Like the berry on the bough her cheek,> Bright beauty dwells for ever,> on her fair neck and ringlets sleek. A verse of An Chuilfhoinn translated from the Irish by Samuel Ferguson. One of the oldest and loveliest of Irish airs. Ard Mhacha.