St. Patrick heard the voice of the Irish calling to him, saying, "Come holy boy and walk amongst us again."
May we also hear Celtic voices both past and present—the ancient lives, the immigrant ancestors, the modern day wayfarers—and learn from their stories.
Sep 14, 2011
Irish Lace Curtains
Did you know that lace window curtains were a sign of prosperity among Irish immigrants? Even on the frontier when houses where dwellings were rough hewn, a woman hung lace curtains in the window if she was able. You know, it's the little things. :)