"Out of Ireland have we come, great hatred, little room, maimed us at the start. I carry from my mother's womb a fanatic heart." —William Butler Yeats Photo: Abandoned cottages along the coast of County Kerry, Ireland. 2012.
"I am bound to them although I cannot look in their eyes or hear their voices. I honor their history. I cherish their lives. I will tell their story. I will remember them." —Anonymous Photo: Bronze wolfhound at the foot of Irish Brigade Monument at the Wheatfield, Gettysburg National Battlefield, on the 150th anniversary of the battle, July 2013.