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Saint Patrick

St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day


Saint Patrick
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 5 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.73

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    connote, pagan, unknown, philosophy, date, religion, tended, slavery, died, knowledge, honor, religious, passage, whose, shepherd, throughout
     content words:    Saint Patrick Birth, Died March, Maewyn Succat, Saint Patrick

Other Languages
     Spanish: SAN PATRICIO


Saint Patrick
By Brenda B. Covert
  

1     Saint Patrick
 
2     Birth date unknown. Thought to have died on March 17, in the latter half of the fifth century, possibly 461 A.D.
 
3     His native land was Britain.
 
4     He, a lad of sixteen years,
 
5     Had no interest in his studies,
 
6     Had no worries, had no fears.
 
7     Then roving pirates caught him.
 
8     Off to Ireland they did go
 
9     Where they sold him into slavery.
 
10     Life of joy turned life of woe.
 
11     He worked in Ireland as a shepherd
 
12     In the field and all alone.
 
13     There religion was his comfort,

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