1] arbutus: evergreen tree.
2] Lene: Lough Lene, a large lake in Eire.
4] girdle: belt.
20] machree: my dear.
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Original text: The Irish Poems of Alfred Perceval Graves 2nd edn. (1908): 90-91. del G735 A155 1918 v. 2 Fisher Rare Book Library
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: 2004
Recent editing: 1:2004/5/19
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