When we lived in Gibraltar one of the RMP corporals was a good old Irish boy. His wife was forever commenting on his accent.

Terty tree un a Tird.

She’d obviously married beneath herself and let us all know it!


Spike Milligan was a genius. A flawed genius. Is there any other ?

Here he is launching the Foist Oirish Rocket to the Moon.

Dogs and Monkeys? Nah. Dem Oirish ur tekkin’ a ‘orse with ’em.

P.S. Take note N A S A. Nothing phallic here.

Worth another read?