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High Five Thursday!

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IRISH EDITION


Happy St. Patrick's Day, everybody! In the spirit of the day, here is my Irish-themed Top 5


Top 5 of All Things Irish:


Celtic Knots


Knot work has been a part o Celtic history for centuries. But some of the more famous knots weren't around until St. Patrick brought Christianity to the island. I love the Celtic Cross (I even have one on my Bible) and the Triquetra (the trinity knot).



















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Celtic Music


I'm a sucker for some Irish music. From Gaelic Storm and The Chieftains to Flogging Molly and Dropkick Murphys, there's nothing like a good jig.


And it doesn't get much more Irish than this:





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Irish Blessings


"May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind be always at your back
May the sun shine warm upon your face,
And the rains fall soft upon your fields
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of his hand"


"May your glass be ever full,
May the roof above your head be always strong,
And may you be in heaven
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