The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #49761   Message #752601
Posted By: Clinton Hammond
22-Jul-02 - 04:37 PM
Thread Name: Whiskey in the Jar
Subject: RE: Whiskey in the Jar
I've been trying to find an answer to this question for years Mrrzy.. to no avail...

One theory that I read said that that kind of nonsense blather (Musha ring rumma do... Whak fol the da now) might actually have been gaelic at one point, but has since been lost...

An interesting theory, that is impossible to prove or disprove...

In the context of "Come down fer a jar", it's a drink... a pint or 6...