Thursday 8 December 2016

Today, I am getting ready to emigrate

Published 07/08/2010 | 05:00

The words uttered during the Famine spring to my mind today: "The best go and the worst stay". Today, I am getting ready to emigrate. Like all those graduates of my generation, I am stuck.

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I am fully qualified having got my BA and MSc, yet I am unable to gain work experience, never mind a job. So, I am choosing a route that so many have before me -- emigrating to foreign shiny shores.

So who can I blame for this situation? The Government or the electorate, who put so much faith in a government that takes everything and gives nothing in return?

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