Thursday, 14 October 2010

Music in the Morning - Thursday

 

The story of Grace Gifford and Joseph Plunkett during the Easter Uprising and their undying love.

Grace                                                                                                         Wolftones

Grace and Joseph:    Married 1.30am 4 May 1916

Joseph:    Executed by firing squad at dawn 4 May 1916

Grace:    Died 13 December 1955

Grace never remarried

Undying love

4 comments:

  1. The Celts have a way with words, don't they? Did you know I've kissed that stone in the south?

    Do you like Fields of Athenry, Calum? One of my favourites.

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  2. Yes I do, James. I had it as Music in the Morning less than three weeks ago

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  3. No I didn't know you'd kissed that stone but I'm not surprised.

    I haven't.

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  4. I'd advise it - it's an uplifting experience.

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