Speak English Salon

An Irish Toast ★★

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May you always have
Walls for the winds,
A roof for the rain,
Tea beside the fire,
Laughter to cheer you,
Those you love near you,
And all your heart might desire!

And may you be in
Heaven a half hour before the
Devil knows you’re dead!

Note:

toast:

1 祝杯, 乾杯;乾杯の辞[あいさつ]; 乾杯の呼びかけ[音頭]

propose a toast|乾杯を呼びかける

have [raise] a champagne toast|シャンペンで祝杯をする[あげる]

drink [make] a toast to a person|人のために乾杯する[乾杯の音頭をとる]

2 祝杯[乾杯]の対象となる人[物, 行事];絶賛[もてはや]される人物, 人気者, 花形;評判の美人.

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Author: Aonghas Crowe

Aonghas (pron. "Ennis") Crowe is an author, writer, blogger, and translator. He splits his time between Fukuoka, Japan and Beirut, Lebanon. Read more by Aonghas Crowe at www.aonghascrowe.com

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