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Thread #72825   Message #3650793
Posted By: Alan Day
13-Aug-14 - 06:00 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Galway Shawl - author
Subject: RE: Origins: Galway Shawl - author
I found the ending rather sad and wrote another verse.Some like it some do not,but I like happy endings.

I soon returned to see my colleen, to the sweetest girl of all.
She was laughing as she ran to greet me when I reached her garden wall
We are now married with two lovely children and I am pleased I can recall.
That day when first I saw her and round her shoulders hung the Galway Shawl,