John Drennan: How choir boy Kenny and Fine Gael lusted after bad boy Lowry
The end of the fatal attraction between a strait-laced party and a political pariah had John Drennan riveted
Published 03/04/2011 | 05:00
IT is said the reason Milton gave Satan the best lines in Paradise Lost was because he was secretly 'of the devil's party without knowing it'.
Last week Fine Gael and Enda Kenny certainly attempted to prove that their fallen angel Michael Lowry had never been of their party.
Even old friendships were discarded as Lowry's former boon companion Phil Hogan claimed FG had 'cut him [Lowry] loose' more than a decade ago.