Western Ireland Tour, Day 3:  Connemara to Sligo

Above Lough Gill falls Glencar Waterfall, immortalized in Yeats's haunting poem, "The Stolen Child": 

Where the wandering water gushes

From the hills above Glen-Car,

In pools among the rushes

That scarce could bathe a star

We seek for slumbering trout

And whispering in their ears

Give them unquiet dreams . . .

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