Patrick Kavanagh's sisters Annie and Mary recall the poet expressing the wish to be buried in his home place.

Patrick Kavanagh's sisters Annie and Mary recall the poet attending a performance of 'Tarry Flynn' in Dundalk but becoming ill and returning to Inniskeen. While there he expressed the wish to be buried in his home place. Annie remembers Patrick saying,

I have a feeling of death on me and I want to be buried in Inniskeen