John Drennan: 'It has been many people's fate to love people who have defects...'
In an exclusive interview, David Norris tells of his fight to stay afloat and determination to succeed as yet another controversy rocks his presidential bid. He spoke to John Drennan
Published 31/07/2011 | 05:00
'I'm not hiding behind shadows. I have to take it on the chin and reassure people all over the country that I'm the same person I was last week'
AS an unprecedented storm -- even by Irish presidential election standards -- rages, David Norris yesterday told the Sunday Independent that he was "absolutely committed to remaining in the presidential race".
The upbeat senator said: "I am a pretty odd person," and claimed that, in spite of being in the teeth of a media furore, he hadn't "felt as happy or as free in the last year."