Quotes: Libation for the Dead
Oh, the night that Patty Murphy died
Is a night I'll never forget
Some of the boys got loaded drunk
And they ain't been sober yet
— 'Great Big Sea
', "The Night Pat Murphy Died"
"He was a man," said Conan
. "I drink to his shade, and to the shade of the dog, who knew no fear." He quaffed part of the wine, then emptied the rest upon the floor, with a curious heathen gesture, and smashed the goblet.