Irish Blessings for St. Patrick’s Day

Old Irish Recipe for Longevity:shamrocks  2
Leave the table hungry.
Leave the bed sleepy.
Leave the tavern thirsty.
 
An Irish Blessing:
May you live as long as you want,
and never want as long as you live.
 
An Irish Blessing:
‘Tis better to buy a small bouquet,
and give to your friend this very day,
than a bushel of roses white and red,
to lay on his coffin after he’s dead.
 
shamrocks  2An Irish Blessing:
Grandchildren are gifts of God.
It is God’s Way…
of compensating us for growing old.
 
Murphy’s Law:
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Everything takes longer than you expect.
And if anything can go wrong
it will at the worst possible moment.
 
An Irish Blessing:shamrocks  2
Do not resent growing old.
Many are denied…
the privilege.
 
An Irish Blessing:
As you slide down the Bannister of Life,
may the Splinters never point the wrong way.
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