Sam Smyth: Only topic in town as Robinsons dominate pub talk
Published 11/01/2010 | 05:00
The wind-chill factor had taken the temperature way below freezing on Saturday afternoon but the conversation around the two tables was red-hot, if occasionally blue.
And the six couples celebrating the birthday of one of the 30-somethings in the Belfast pub stuck to a single topic of conversation, although each contributed from a different perspective.
Iris, Kirk and Peter dominated the women's discussion while the men tended to go for the abstract principles of the peace process, DUP and Sinn Fein.