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Sound

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And do you think it’s helped by the fact that you’ve grown up in this area your whole life?

I think so yeah because, like when I was a child my mother would have been sent for if someone was having a baby...and she’d be running over with pots, now I mean, pots and sheets, and em if somebody died she’d be going over with the sheets to wash them and lay them out, and I would have had to go with her, cause if she wanted anything back in the flat she’s send be back for it so...like that’s where I kinda got me em me em, sense or me values from you know that way?

Duration

14:24.2 - 14:58.0

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Subject

Gendered experiences

Date Added

10.06.2009

Citation

"Betty Watson remembers her mother's important role in the community." Lifescapes: Mapping Dublin Lives, Item #304 (accessed December 15 2017, 10:23 am)