' na thàmh .
The Devil ' s servant was never idle .
Cha robh Inid riamh gun fhàs no Càisg gun earra - dhubh .
Shrove - tide never occurred without a waxing moon nor Easter without a waning moon .
Shrove Tuesday is “ the first Tuesday after the first new moon of Spring ” and must therefore fall within a fortnight of the date of the new moon , i .
, within the waxing period .
Easter Sunday is the sixth Sunday thereafter , so that it must occur during a waning period of the moon .
Cha robh mi riamh an tigh Putain .
I was never in Button ' s house .
( Uist ) i .
, in contemptible company .
Alternatively , “ an tigh Lubain ” ( “ in Puddle ' s house ” — Lismore ) and “ an tigh Lod ” ( “ in Swill ' s house ” — Skye ) .
Cha robh ruidhle riamh am Borroraidh .
There was never a reel in Borreray .
Borreray was the name of the farm given by MacLeod of