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    A little St. Patrick's Day humor

    Greetings Rabble ,

    A friend sent this to me , Cheers Mike .


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    Mike Montgomery
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    Quote Originally Posted by MacGumerait View Post
    Greetings Rabble ,

    A friend sent this to me , Cheers Mike .


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    I can think of many English and Welsh, particularly rugby supporters who would need an exception as well!
    Last edited by Jock Scot; 13th March 19 at 04:58 AM.
    " Rules are for the guidance of wise men and the adherence of idle minds and minor tyrants". Field Marshal Lord Slim.

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    Should it not say, except the Scots, weíre still Scottish.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Me cousin Jack View Post
    Should it not say, except the Scots, weíre still Scottish.
    That depends on which side of the Atlantic you might be on.
    " Rules are for the guidance of wise men and the adherence of idle minds and minor tyrants". Field Marshal Lord Slim.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jock Scot View Post
    That depends on which side of the Atlantic you might be on.
    Jock....you are on the correct side of the Atlantic.
    "I can draw a mouse with a pencil, but I can't draw a pencil with a mouse"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Me cousin Jack View Post
    Should it not say, except the Scots, weíre still Scottish.
    Here you go. It bothered me as well, so I altered it.

    Last edited by Mike S; 13th March 19 at 02:29 PM.
    My Clans: Guthrie, Sinclair, Sutherland, MacRae, McCain-Maclachlan, MacGregor-Petrie, Johnstone, Hamilton, Boyd, MacDonald-Alexander, Patterson, Thompson. Welsh:Edwards, Williams, Jones. Paternal line: Brandenburg/Prussia.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike S View Post
    Here you go. It bothered me as well, so I altered it.

    Yur da best

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    and you got skills!

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    Forgive me for my confusion but can anyone explain what possible connection there can be between Scots and St. Patrick? I am not sure if Americans have a patron saint of their own so tbat may be where the confusion arises but, for the avoidance of doubt, St. Andrew is Scotlandís patron saint. St. Patrick is generally regarded as Irelandís patron saint and, as such, is not celebrated in Scotland, nor is his saintís day considered an appropriate occasion for wearing a kilt or other forms of highland dress.

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    Scottish connection to St. Patrick?

    Well, I certainly cannot vouch for the veracity of this statement, but on the Locharron website they say this about the MacAlpine Modern tartan:

    "Early Gaelic poems refer to St Patrick as Padruig MacAlpain."

    I confess I had never heard that, but I cannot disprove it either...

    (https://www.lochcarron.co.uk/macalpi...tartan-fabric/)

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