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Discussion in 'Et Cetera, Et Cetera' started by B_Hickboy, Mar 17, 2010.
He saved western civilization. Literally.
A drink? What will you do with your free hand?
Just shut up and drink already.
I'm sure the lovely miss MB has taught you this one, but WTH;Erin go braugh!
That's a Bostonian invention, I think. It's Irish, but they don't say it much over there. BTW, in Dublin they call this "amateur night".
Actually my dear hickboy, since I have had two distinctive grandmothers who were irish(One blood related, the other actually my mother's stepmother making her my stepgrandmother!) according to them the expression means "Ireland forever"
Pat used to stand knee-deep in water for hours apparently, while he was lost in thought (Glendalough told me).
AND...he chucked his Mrs off a cliff into some nettles. :frown1:
Wasn't that Kevin? He was notorious for his disdain of women.
Ohh, you might be right actually. :/
[It's not going well today, is it?]
Y'know, Pat wuz nevuh cannonized.
Neither was Val...don't stop the bitchez from wantin' flowers 'n' shit every year, do it?
Well he did make a few good saves but...
YouTube - Great Saves By Pat_Jennings
I'm wondering: what was ol' Pat's problem with snakes? I mean, sometimes a snake is just a snake.
direct quote: "I'm tired of these muthafuckin' snakes on this muthafuckin' island!!!"
Ah, so you read it in the original Latin too?
But of course; it would not be possible to get the flavor of it from a corrupted, abridged, and mangled translation.
I opened this thread thinking it was going to be about Patrick McGoohan; now, I find I've been taken prisoner in another thread.
Here's a great little book a friend of mine gave me a copy of: Thomas Cahill | How the Irish Saved Civilization | About the Book - It's funny, illuminating, and from what I hear after talking to folks who would know, pretty accurate. It focuses mostly on Patrick, but also covers some other great saints like Kevin, Columcille, and Brigid.