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And he asked Shamus, but he pretended he was ill—Oh, he was very unwell!
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
On his way to the gallows an old woman in the crowd called out in Irish Ah, Shamus alanna!
IRISH WITCHCRAFT AND DEMONOLOGYST. JOHN D. (ST. JOHN DRELINCOURT) SEYMOUR
Shamus, however, seems to use less dialect on account of the dignity of his character and speech.
BROWNING AND THE DRAMATIC MONOLOGUES. S. CURRY
You must know that a very long time ago, when many kings ruled Ireland, there lived a boy named Shamus.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO
Fergus lighted his pipe, drew his chair a little closer to the hearth, and related the story of Shamus the Harper.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO
Shamus, therefore, like many others, set out to win the gold cup from the King of the Little People.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO
Now, Shamus, having been reared in the country, knew that the Little People liked best to live in the hills and mountains.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO
For three days and nights they flew, and Shamus saw the moon turn red and heard the roaring of the sea.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO
Shamus played his three songs, and the King of the Little People no longer pulled at his beard but sat as one in a dream.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO
So Shamus told him the cause of his sorrow while the King plucked at his beard and looked wise.
THE CAT IN GRANDFATHER'S HOUSECARL HENRY GRABO

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