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Making matters worse, very few farmers owned their own land or even held title to their humble dwellings, so when the crop failed they had scarcely any resources to call on. As a result, countless people faced the choice of leaving Ireland or perishing.

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Oftimes the brethren and their families came in numbers that would have appalled any modern housewife and produced a famine in the larder, yet the pork barrel and potato bin were always well filled, and to the plain wholesome fare, they were always welcome.