The Shame of Ireland

The Shame of Ireland

The Wisdom of Father Magee (Please share with all you can.)

“Now what shall we do with these bastards”,

Said the Bishop to Father Magee,

“They’ll take all of our wealth and they’ll ruin us,

And cast shame on the Great Holy See”.

“Wouldn't mind if their mothers had married,

And not been so brazen with priests.

Causing many good innocent Fathers,

To act, once or twice, just like beasts”.

The old priest looked up to the Bishop,

His wisdom as great as his years,

“I’ve got something in mind that might calm you,

And belay, for some time, all your fears”.

“We could offer them Love and some comfort,

And accept them again, to the fold.

With forgiveness the same as the Fathers,

And a dowry, thought late, to behold.”

“Get this gobshite from here Father Sweeny”,

Screamed the Bishop, with froth on his mouth.

“And get me some TD’s and Lawers

I’ll soon sort this feckin’ thing out”.

(c) Marie Stelly 2017

Views: 85

Comment by jack colleton on April 21, 2017 at 20:38

Awesome. Shared.

Comment by John Thompson on April 21, 2017 at 20:58

Ta Jack, we must share similar wit

Comment by jack colleton on April 21, 2017 at 21:59

:)

Add a Comment

You need to be a member of The Shame of Ireland to add comments!

Join The Shame of Ireland

About

Rob Northall created this Ning Network.

Birthdays

Birthdays Tomorrow

CLICK TO FOLLOW SHAME OF IRELAND ON TWITTER

This is a Private Site

Membership is drawn from Survivors of the Irish Industrial School System their Family and Friends. Survivors of the Magdalene Laundries their Families and Friends are welcome too!

Others can follow on Twitter by Clicking the Button Bellow

Follow ShameOfIreland on Twitter

 Follow on FACE BOOK by Clicking <HERE>

Please Like this FACE BOOK Page?

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Badge

Loading…

© 2019   Created by Rob Northall.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service