Heard on RTE:
First voice: “I think you have to be a brave man to hoist Mary O’Rouke on your shoulders”. Second voice: “Oh, I think it is eminently doable, but you would have to be a brave man to do it”.
Update: Mary herself on the debate between Bertie and Enda: “I woke up the next morning and the papers were telling me that he [Bertie] had shaded it, when it was obvious he had ‘schelped’ him [Enda]…”
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