Daily Archives: March 10, 2015

A School Song by Rudyard Kipling

“Let us now praise famous men”– Men of little showing– For their work continueth, And their work continueth, Broad and deep continues, Greater then their knowing! Western wind and open surge Took us from our mothers– Flung us on a … Continue reading

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A Nursery Darling by Lewis Carroll

A Mother’s breast: Safe refuge from her childish fears, From childish troubles, childish tears, Mists that enshroud her dawning years! see how in sleep she seems to sing A voiceless psalm–an offering Raised, to the glory of her King In … Continue reading

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In Childhood by Kimiko Hahn

things don’t die or remain damaged but return: stumps grow back hands, a head reconnects to a neck, a whole corpse rises blushing and newly elastic. Later this vision is not True: the grandmother remains dead not hibernating in a … Continue reading

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Childhood by Rainer Maria Rilke

It would be good to give much thought, before you try to find words for something so lost, for those long childhood afternoons you knew that vanished so completely –and why? We’re still reminded–: sometimes by a rain, but we … Continue reading

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Rent Supplement 2015 – For Welfare Recipients & Workers

Title: Rent Supplement Author: Ireland, Department of Social Protection Full Text & Source: http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/SWA—Rent-Supplement.aspx The Internet, Online, 10/3/2015 The purpose of Rent Supplement is to provide short term income support to assist with reasonable accommodation costs of eligible people living … Continue reading

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Child Benefit Rates 2015 ROI

Child Benefit is a monthly payment for each qualified child normally living with you and being supported by you. A qualified child is: a child under age 16, or a child aged 16 or 17 who: is in full-time education, … Continue reading

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Know Your Rights Ireland – Search Online

Title:  Citizens Information Author: Citizens Information Board Full Text & Source: http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/ The Internet, Online, 10/3/2015 Sample Text: Social Welfare Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance, Jobseeker’s Allowance, Child Benefit, Rent Supplement, One Parent Family Payment, Family Income Supplement, … Continue reading

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