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Kinsale Harbour’s prettiest sights Are when the boats are rigged with lights – Tinsel fore and streamers aft – Sailors decorate their craft, Reflected in the inky seas Like buoyant, bobbing Christmas trees.
Tumbling paper, slick from chips, Scatters across the quay. The twirling tempest twists and whips Up curls of soupy sea Which bob amid the boisterous boats Tethered to the pier. They pull against their mooring ropes And bucking prows … Continue reading
Polish your Docksides and chill the Bolly, The Yacht Club’s full of mariners with lolly. The quayside’s a-buzz with boats getting ready; Down the slip ways she goes: look out – hold her steady! Heave Ho! Heave Ho! Hoist the sails … Continue reading