brings up an important concept on Irish Freedom Fighters
in her Ireland
of Equals article. I believe the first battle
of Limerick was won when the women joined in manning
and womanning the barricades.
oral version is when Cromwell was sick in England.
The Bishop, Boctius Egan, was captured and told he
would be be-headed if he didn't tell the Irish to
surrender. He yelled, "Fight to the last man!"
Fortuanately at that battle there was no last man,
thanks to the women.
Irish American with even half a brain knows that,
if you acquire the wrath of an Irish American woman,
it's better to make every attempt to make friends.
great job at education and reminding by a well informed
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