Kilkivan Cemetry.

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Kilkivan Cemetry.

Postby Ninja Mania » Sun Jan 15, 2006 7:28 pm

Close to Kilkivan quarry lies the ruins of a 13th century chapel, known as St Kevins.He is said to have inaugurated a custom for married couples who were unhappy in their marrage. All couples concerned would gather annualy in darkness and run blindfolded around the chapel 3 times in a sunwise direction. On his command they would all stop and grab the nearest member of the opposite sex to them.
Following this, all couples would be married for the next 12 months, and if dissatified at the end of this period, would return, and do it all over again.

Hmmm seems like a tall tale, but i dont know anyone that old who can confirm or deny it.
Apart from Pete Reek that is.
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Postby Pete Reek » Sun Jan 15, 2006 10:11 pm

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Postby Bobbie En Tejas » Sun Jan 15, 2006 10:22 pm

The thing is, if each couple started out together and were all running at the same speed in the same direction, who do you suppose they ended up with? They start out with all this great hope and end up in the Twilight Zone. Great plan, there, St. Kevin.
Some people die at 21 but aren't buried until they are 65.
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Postby Pete Reek » Sun Jan 15, 2006 10:27 pm

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Postby Bobbie En Tejas » Sun Jan 15, 2006 10:28 pm

Pete Reek wrote:Aw come on Bubba, the guy maybe got fed up an jeest wantit tae let things sort themsells oot. Better the wife ye know than the gorgeous blonde wi the oorgless figgur an long shapely legs makin googli eyes at ye that ye dont, eh?


I was more thinking it was the poor wife who was in the twilight zone :lol: :lol:
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Postby take_a_pop » Sun Jan 15, 2006 10:33 pm

Bobbie En Tejas wrote:The thing is, if each couple started out together and were all running at the same speed in the same direction, who do you suppose they ended up with? They start out with all this great hope and end up in the Twilight Zone. Great plan, there, St. Kevin.

Dinna ken ift ye'v iffer try'd runnin wae a blind fold on an in the same circular direction as a nuther, but ma gess ist yeh wuid pert cumpany somewhere oan the first corner, dae ye naw think.
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Postby Bobbie En Tejas » Sun Jan 15, 2006 10:34 pm

lol.. yes true.. always a man of wisdom you.. you guys really make me laugh.
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