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And a drop of poteen is a wonderful thing to drive away the melancholy thoughts that haunt and bother so many of us.
He introduced a timprance lecturer that towld the boys the poteen was pizenin' thim, an' 'twas wather they must dhrink.
IRELAND AS IT ISROBERT JOHN BUCKLEY (AKA R.J.B.)
I wouldn't thrust one of thim to rub down a horse, nor wid a bottle of poteen.
IRELAND AS IT ISROBERT JOHN BUCKLEY (AKA R.J.B.)
If they 're cows, begad they must have got at that sixty-three gallons of poteen you talked of; for they're all drunk.
JACK HINTONCHARLES JAMES LEVER
Their poteen (whiskey) craft, handed down by their Scotch-Irish ancestors, survives today in what outlanders term moonshining.
A boy told me last night of two men that went with poteen to the Island of Aran.
And when he got home he went up to a house there beyond, where the old woman used to be selling poteen on the sly.
Mutton always—fish and game when there's the season for them—and poteen to wash them down.
LUTTRELL OF ARRANCHARLES JAMES LEVER
That, indeed, was happiness in perfection, as pure and unadulterated as the poteen which created it.
Av the poteen held out, Owen dear, ye wouldn't have had much trouble; but he can drink two quarts before he loses his strength.
ST. PATRICK'S EVECHARLES JAMES LEVER

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