Family Trip to Ireland
October 21 - November 1, 2001

by Papa Bear

The Trip


My Sister Gin and her Husband Nari


Me by the River in Downtown Boyle


The Dublin City Marathon: Oct. 29, 2001


I'm Ready for the Race


Mary and I about to leave the Hotel


At Merion Square


In the Pack around Mile 5


Joy and Nari Waiting for the Runners


At St. Stevens Green around Mile 12


On the Last Stretch along the Liffe
... Not Looking so Good ...


Near the End
... Not Feeling so Good ...


The Finish!




The "Long Lost" Cousins


My cousin Kathleen, her husband Sean, her son Gary and his fiance Carmel


Mary Flanagan Greene, Kathleen, Vincent Kelly and Colette, a niece, with my sister and myself in front.
Mary and Vincent are my mother's cousins


The same crowd outside the house.
My grandfather was born on this farm.


Cousin Kathleen and myself.


My sister and I overlooking the family farm.



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