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Naidheachd air cailleach bochd, còir.

Title - Naidheachd air cailleach bochd, còir.
Contributors - Christina Paterson
Reporters - Ian Paterson

Summary - An anecdote about a poor, kind old woman.

There was a poor old woman in the area who was very kind. She would peel the egg she got from another woman, implying that she had eaten it, and give the egg to the contributor. There is mention of the proverb, 'Ged nach biodh agamsa ach an t-ugh gheibheadh tusa am plaosg' [If I had only an egg, you would get the shell].

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:08
Date Recorded - 1968.07
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 50060
Original Tape ID - SA1968.178
Original Track ID - SA1968.178.B6
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Harris
  Island - Berneray

Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/50060/1




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