August 5, 2013
"... when fighting was certain, and either capture or death highly likely (Barney) doesn’t show one glimpse of regret or self-pity. What a remarkable man…"
February 7, 2013
According to the rumours, 4,000 Germans and Japanese were supposed to live in Ireland during the war. In reality there were three Japanese: the minister, his wife and secretary, and six Germans.
September 28, 2008
"...It is eleven years ago since I hung up my Gaelic football boots. In point of fact, it’s also eleven years since I first put them on..."