At Home in Ireland - 27 East

At Home in Ireland


From the Bridge

  • Publication: East Hampton Press
  • Published on: Mar 14, 2023
  • Columnist: Denise Gray Meehan
My parents, three and four generations removed from their ancestral homes, never made a big deal about being Irish. There was no corned beef and cabbage, no talk of the... more

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