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1. Posted by Purdy (Travel Guru 3546 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Fiddle De Dee, its St Patricks Day for me!

Happy Everyone in the World is Irish Day - please ensure you drink a pint of Guinness/Baileys/Jamesons - which ever you prefer! Today the world is Irish - is happy and is extremely drunk! (Well its only 8am here so lm not drunk .... YET!)

So don your shamrock everyone and go out and get drunk - and watch Ireland beat Italy in the rugby today!!!!!!!!

Top of the Morning to ye!

Heather

2. Posted by sarahd (Budding Member 96 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Happy St Patricks Day, have fun everyone

3. Posted by magykal1 (Travel Guru 2026 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

I'm celebrating St Pats by being drunk already when I wake up.

4. Posted by smythy (Full Member 237 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Yea im really surprised at how such a global day St Paddys really is now!

Im writing from outside Adelaide, SA and just been to a local country show today and wow St Paddy was well in it there! (Looks around for the little green fella.)

5. Posted by Gelli (Travel Guru 2457 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

It's Paddy's day, and there are 3 consecutive 6 nations games on, including us wiping the floor with the English. Thats even before the footy and cricket WC and Ice hockey and bandy finals.

And how am i celebrating?

Sitting in the office all day working, and going home to nothing even vaguely resembling Guinness :( [you can get it in a couple of places here, but recently it's been terrible]. Having said that, i do have a few bottles of Jamesons and Paddys at home which i may need to indulge in...

6. Posted by wouterrr (Travel Guru 3379 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

if there is alcohol involved, I am in...

7. Posted by wouterrr (Travel Guru 3379 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

I think "Patricks day" is something like queensday in the Netherlands ("then we celebrate the birthday of Queen Beatrix"). But in fact nobody thinks about this old decadent bitch, rather its filling up yourself with alcohol until you have to scrawl home, shouting "I want republic, down with Bea"......

Cheers (can I have a refill?)

8. Posted by magykal1 (Travel Guru 2026 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

St Pats is to Guinness what Easter is to Chocolate when Jesus died on the cross and was reborn apparently to fund Cadburys.

9. Posted by tway (Travel Guru 7273 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Happy St. Paddy's day! Montreal has the longest-running St. Pat's parade in North America (since 1824, according to their site) - and we're in the middle of a snowstorm. So it'll be interesting! Green poking through ll the white will be lovely, though...

[ Edit: Edited on Mar 17, 2007, at 6:48 AM by tway ]

10. Posted by Gelli (Travel Guru 2457 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

since 124, according to their site

01.24 this morning??

And if you mean year 124, thats damned impressive, being about 300years before he was even born, and probably even before there were even permanent settlements on the site of Montreal...