March 2nd, 2018

Irish

Monday night Irish Class, February 26, 2018

Rang Gaeilge, 26ú lá mí Feabhra 2018

Seanfhocal

breitheamhjudge
mallslow
sliabhmountain
liglet, allow, permit
lenawith his
Is breitheamh mall Dia
Nach ndearna riamh ach an chóir;
Chuir sé Cormac amach sa tsliabh,
Agus lig sé an diabhal lena thóin.

"God may be slow to judge, but he catches up with evil-doers eventually. This little ditty would be said of someone who is always getting away with bad stuff, and who finally has their "come-uppance", as they say. Cormac is just a kind of placeholder in this saying, no particular significance." — Will

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