Alice Guerin Crist

(6 February 1876 - 13 June 1941 / Clare Castle)

Alice Guerin Crist Poems

1. Afterglow 1/1/2004
2. A Dream Of Heaven 4/5/2010
3. Fairies 4/5/2010
4. Enniskillen 4/5/2010
5. Resurrection 1/1/2004
6. The Banshee 4/5/2010
7. A Young Rebel 4/5/2010
8. Adventure 4/5/2010
9. Croquet 4/5/2010
10. Murtagh The Cobbler 4/5/2010
11. Christmas Welcome 4/5/2010
12. A Song Of Delight 4/5/2010
13. November in Ireland 1/1/2004
14. A Letter From Palestine 4/5/2010
15. Brother Wind 4/5/2010
16. Grass 4/5/2010
17. Himself 4/5/2010
18. Homesick 4/5/2010
19. In Winter 4/5/2010
20. Milestones 4/5/2010

“O’Shea”

O’Shea was a big railway ganger, clean-hearted, and clean-limbed and shy,
With a glint of grey hair at his temples, and smile in his Irish blue eye;
He’d but one speech for every occasion, as you told him the news of the day,
And I know I will shock pious people-but poor Tim meant no harm when he’s say.
“Aw! g’long, go-to-hell, go-to-hell now! In a mildly expostulant way.

Oft the boys told, with winking and laughter, how O’Shea courted early in life
The dashing and voluble lady who’d mak

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