Martina Devlin: We're living in a wasteland because we like it that way
Published 08/04/2010 | 05:00
WHATEVER the wind's direction, a whiff of decay is oozing from between the cracks in our little island -- and no amount of disinfectant can mask it.
Sanitation operations have been set to work here and there, but something putrid lies at the core of the way we do business and it's not part of any hygiene team's brief to root it out.
Deep down, we all know Ireland is reeking to the high heavens but some of us choose to believe the odour is under control. Nothing a dollop of antiseptic can't handle.