Friday, March 17, 2017
St. Patrick’s Day on a Friday in Lent
St. Patrick’s Day on a Friday in Lent:
"Took a drop of the pure To keep me heart from sinkin’. That’s the Patty’s cure Whenever he’s on to drinkin’! -“The Rocky Road to Dublin” Irish immigrants to Boston celebrated the nation’s first St. Patrick’s Day in 1737, and the first parade was held in New York in 1762. It is peculiar how Americans have …"
(I'm a teetotaler, even on St. Patrick's Day) ;)