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    Default Terence MacSwiney 90th Anniversy 1920

    October 25
    1920 - Terence MacSwiney, the Mayor of Cork, dies in a London prison after 73 days on hunger strike. His last words to a priest by his side were, "I want you to bear witness that I die as a soldier of the Irish Republic."

    "It is not those who can inflict the most, but those that can suffer the most who will conquer. ...!"


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    1920 to 2010!!! I make that 90 years!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by johnmurphy View Post
    1920 to 2010!!! I make that 90 years!!!
    already edited and corrected before you replied comrade

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    Quote Originally Posted by dublin laddie View Post
    October 25
    1920 - Terence MacSwiney, the Mayor of Cork, dies in a London prison after 73 days on hunger strike. His last words to a priest by his side were, "I want you to bear witness that I die as a soldier of the Irish Republic."

    "It is not those who can inflict the most, but those that can suffer the most who will conquer. ...!"


    If they only knew that years later a lot of those very ppl whose future they help obtain ,shafted and screwed them by voting Yes to Lisbon.

    Westside.

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    I picked up the echo when i got back tonight and they had a great spread about him.

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    Any else like summerfly?


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