Haughey in his own words…

Chris Gaskin has done the Irish blogosphere some service (some are barely worksafe) by pulling together some of the more memorable quotes from the treasure trove of one Charles J Haughey. The best at the beginning:

In relation to Ahern he called him “the most clever, most cunning and most devious of them all”

And of himself: “Deep down I’m a very shallow person”

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