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Post-Budget blues abound but Taoiseach only sees red

Published 16/10/2008 | 00:00

THE deputies were all martyrs to the oul' PBT (Post Budget Touchiness) yesterday morning.

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The adrenaline surge prompted by all the roaring over the cuts and hikes had long ebbed away, and the hair-shirt hangover had set in with a vengeance.

And the Taoiseach in particular came in like the divil and all. He had a grumpy head on him that would make Roy Keane in a strop look like Dougal from 'The Magic Roundabout'.

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