The Great Potato Famine!

Updated: 5/12/2020
The Great Potato Famine!

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  • Ha Ha Ha Ha
  • This looks great, honey!
  • Glad you think so!
  • In Ireland around the 1840s, everything seemed great. everyone was healthy and boy did they love their potatoes. But it did not last...
  • How are you guys doing?
  • Looks great, go put it with the others, my boy!
  • I can't wait to eat this!
  • How does it look, Pop?
  • Okay
  • There is a rumor that the potatoes are failing due to a fungus.
  • I don't feel so good!
  • The potatoes have carried a fungus called, potato blight. Leading to devastating impacts on the Irish.
  • something is not settling in my stomach, dear!
  • What is he taking about?
  • should we be touching these potatoes?
  • What is wrong with the potatoes?
  • If this is country spread, what are we going to do?
  • Many people became very sick and ill or even worse , have died due to the infected potatoes.
  • Anywhere better than here.
  • Children, pack your things.
  • where will we go? Ireland is all we know!
  • Many people had doubts if they should stay in Ireland or if they should go find somewhere else to live.
  • There will be plenty of job opportunities, Rookie!
  • where are you fellas planning to go?
  • Some place that will be good for growing me crops. Maybe Canada.
  • All of those poor people in those poor living conditions. What are going to do?
  • Facing the threat of starvation, many Irish decided to move to other countries , like Canada. Due to the deaths and immigration happening, Ireland 's population went down.
  • Lets party!
  • Just like I remembered it!
  • Aren't we already doing that?
  • Many of the Irish who immigrated, went back to their old habits and even better, found job opportunities, better living conditions, and of course POTATOES !
  • Give me a break!
  • Are you sure these potatoes are poison?
  • Looks good to me.
  • Finally!