Bertie Ahern: 'We are in uncharted waters and there are icebergs out there'
Henry Ford's first mass-produced motor car was offered to the public on the basis that: "You can have any colour you want, as long as it's black."
When it comes to putting a government together from the various parts on the assembly line, the colour is not what matters. It is all about finding the right model.
We are on an extraordinary journey, and we need a model that is durable for what could be a bumpy road ahead.