"Today the bards must drink and junket. Ireland expects that every man this day will do his duty."I've taken these words out of context: Buck Mulligan is speaking of June 16, 1904, and he's parodying Horatio Lord Nelson.
Buck Mulligan, in James Joyce's Ulysses (1922)
But all that aside: Happy Saint Patrick's Day.
(The name Leddy is Irish.)
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