Brian Brennan: Poor have less to fear from IMF than our ruling elite
Published 15/11/2010 | 05:00
The story goes that Daniel O'Connell was riding through the Irish countryside towards an important rendezvous when he came to a crossroads and hesitated.
Dusk was descending.
Unsure of his bearings, he spotted an elderly, poorly dressed man sitting on the ditch, smoking a pipe. He asked the wretch for directions.