The Luck of the -Ish

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

There’s an interesting Irish history here in Seattle.

Can’t claim to be proud to be Irish since I’m not. Though I’m proud my fiance is. I am proud to be-ish, however. It gives me a perfect excuse to forget to wear green to work, and a brilliant excuse to get a Shamrock Shake at McDonald’s. This is the only time of year I’d enter the place (not that I’m advocating McDonald’s as Thee Place to be on St. Patrick’s Day). The last couple years when we lived in Chicago, the nearby McDonald

3 Comments so far

  1. josh (unregistered) on March 17th, 2005 @ 9:44 pm

    Dick’s has mint chocolate chip shakes?! Is it just for St. Patrick’s day?

    Just in case it’s only for today, I think it’s my responsibility to walk over there right now.


  2. josh (unregistered) on March 17th, 2005 @ 10:30 pm

    no mint chocolate chip shakes at the Capitol Hill location.


  3. Rachel (unregistered) on March 18th, 2005 @ 8:12 am

    Correction: I think Dick’s sells mint chocolate chip ice cream, not shakes. I’ve edited the entry accordingly. Sorry about sending you and anyone else on a wild goose chase for nonexistent shakes.



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