shank's mare

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Noun1.shank's mare - you own legs; "I traveled on shank's mare"
leg - a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
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Shank's Mare uses video projection and live music as well as puppetry to create an exploration of life, death and the power of tradition as it follows two characters--one a criminal who dies and goes to hell, the other a medieval astronomer--on their own separate guests in what Lee calls "a kind of puppet road movie.
Holiday destination Cancun Restaurant The Shank's Mare in Moynalvy, County Meath Compiled by John Randall and Peter Scargill
They had come by wagon, ship, horseback and shank's mare.