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Saturday, March 17, 2007

Tis I, Declan P. Dugan L.I.T.

"St. Patrick's Day is an enchanted time... a day to begin transforming winter's dreams into summer's magic!"
~Adrienne Cook
A top o' the mornin' to ye....tis I, Declan P. Dugan, L.I.T. (Leprechaun In Training) at your service. A more handsome leprechaun ye will not find in alla me land. I have come all the way from me house, dear Ballybrack Cottage in old County Cork don't ye know...
Aye but isn't me home lovely?
...to speak to ye in hope that I could be o' service to one and all. An L.I.T. must perform many good deeds or, dash it all, we simply will not be promoted! Tis a shame I tell ye. And me, bein' as poetic a lad as I am and all. But, to quote me dear Sean O' Casey,
"All the world's a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed. " But o' how I digress...
So me lovelies, what canna do to help ye?
I am here today on Suzie Q's blog (A sweet lass but a bit daft I tell ye. And not a drop o' Irish blood inner. Tis a shame...the lass has me all flummoxed!) to ask ye just what canna do for ye. Just ask and old Clancy will do his wee best. Now, I canna no promise anything but I canna promise I will do me best. So, whether your name be Flannery , McGhee, Donnelly, Finnegan, Sullivan or, *gasp*, DENNEHY (Oh but this lass has it bad for this Irishman),
I am but at your service.
Now, I canna be no help to make ye Irish...there bein' only two kinds o' people in the world, the Irish, and those who wish they be ye know. But onna day like today, all people can be Irish.
I speak no blarney! Just like that! Poof. It lasts but 24 hours...sadly for ye...tis but a wee thing for me to do...say thank ye!
Now, I gotta get back to me bowl of carrots and parsnips.
Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig oraibh!
Éire go Brách

15 comments:

RoseMary said...

Thanks for some more 'blarney'! Happy Saint Patrick's Day, S. Q.!

smilnsigh said...

Oh I hope your snow showers, don't turn into anything big. Like here. Yishhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh...

St. Patrick's Day hugs to you,
Mari-Nanci

Jill Gross-LaFaye said...

Happy Saint Patricks Day to ya..Susie-Q!
You always have the cutest stuff on your blog. *smile*

Andi said...

Oh I just love being a smart and witty, charming friend that's dropping by this St. Patrick's Day mornin'.

Top of the morning to you!!!

PAT said...

Happy St Pat's!

Jen said...

You are too cool!
Happy St Pat's Day to ya!

carolyn said...

Happy St Patricks Day and thanks for your kindness.

Tammy said...

What a good chuckle I had!!
Loved it...and a Happy Saint Patrick's Day to ye now!!
:-D
PS...my blog address changed just click on the above link to my profile and it will bring ye on over...I sent an email but the Irish twarnt wi' me as most o' them bounced back...look at that ye dun made me type Irish...lol!!

Valerie said...

wurra, wurra, wurra.
:o)

Rhoda said...

Suzie, Since I'm such a bunny lover, I just had to stop by a blog called Rabbit Run Cottage! I'm looking forward to looking around & seeing what you've been up to. I keep finding more & more blogs to try to keep up with, so I'll have to add yours to the list! Please drop by & see me sometime too!

Rhoda
Southern Hospitality

Naturegirl said...

Hillarious!this sounds like my daughter in laws parents!We had our pints of Gueness today yes we did..natureboy is Irish! Today I celebrate my blogiversary..come on over.an Irish jig and hugs NG...I said jig not jug!!giggle

Cassandra said...

Happy St. Patty's!!

smilnsigh said...

And here's hoping you had a lovely St. Patrick's Day!!!

Mari-Nanci

Allison said...

Hi Susie - I hope you had a wonderful St. Patrick's day. It sounds like you were certainly in the mood :o) Have a wonderful day.
Allie from Minneapolis
www.mycozyhome.typepad.com

jafabrit said...

I was too busy getting up to mischief on st.paddy's but I stopped by to enjoy one of my fave blogs march 18th and to send me best.