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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] "irish trivia" plainfield illinois
Date: Fri, 25 May 2007 17:22:25 -0500
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Hi Kay,

When my Aunt Kaye (born Ireland) died last year (age 90) I had an
Irish Piper at gravesite and "I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen" was
the last song I had him play.

I agree with you that's it's maudlin.....but I love it!

Nan


On May 25, 2007, at 5:02 PM, KayB wrote:

> Dear Nan,
> If you listen to the lyrics, there is nothing at all about Ireland
> or the Irish except the name Kathleen. I always thought it was such a
> maudlin song. I wanted a fun, peppy song I could dance to. After
> all it is
> my name.
>
> Kay
> Kathleen Brennan Mammoser
> Researching BRENNAN, BRETT,GALLAGHER & KENNEDY in CO MAYO>CHICAGO and
> BRENNAN in CO SLIGO>CHICAGO also MAMMOSER in Schoenenbourg,
> FRANCE>CHICAGO
> http://www.mammoser.com
>
>
>
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