Don't Run Down the Irish (My Father Was Born in Killlarney)

DESCRIPTION: "My father was born in Killarney, My mother was born in Cork; I've been taught to love old Ireland Ever since I could walk. So don't run down the Irish; If you do, you'll make me cry. For an Irishman I've always been, And an Irishman I'll die."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1987
KEYWORDS: nonballad Ireland
FOUND IN: Australia
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Meredith/Covell/Brown, p. 224, "My Father was Born in Killarney" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: MCB224

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