Wednesday 1 March 2017

Don't waste time talking politics - the 'shining light' has selfies to take

Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Senator Kevin Humphreys taking a photo of First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon and
members of the Seanad. Photo: Maxwells
Senator Kevin Humphreys taking a photo of First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon and members of the Seanad. Photo: Maxwells

Nicola Sturgeon could have ordered a coup and everybody would probably have been happy enough - provided she promised to hang around for selfies afterwards.

The hypnotised senators were lost in her Scottish accent, the authority she exuded and the message she brought across the Irish Sea.

The first serving head of a foreign government to address the Seanad was enjoying herself too.

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