“It’s Christmas Time in the [Irish] City…”

“City sidewalk, busy sidewalks dressed in holiday style;

Grafton Street, Dublin

Grafton Street, Dublin

In the air there’s a feeling of Christmas.

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Children laughing, people passing, meeting smile after smile;

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And on every street corner you’ll hear….

Galway

Galway

Silver bells, silver bells; it’s Christmas time in the city

Cork

Cork

Ring-a-ling, hear them ring; soon it will be Christmas Day!”  (Silver Bells, c 1950 Livingston/Evans)

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May your day be filled with love and laughter and joy.  Slainte, Lisa

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*All images via Google*