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COUNTY GUY
267
THE MEETING OF THE WATERS.
The following song was suggested to its author, Thomas Moore, by a visit, in the sum­mer of 1807, to the romantic spot in the county Wicklow, where the waters of the Avon and the Avoca are blended.
The air, which is called " The Old Head of Dennis," was an especial favorite with Moore.








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