Thursday 8 December 2016

Why are we just accepting our terrible fate?

Published 26/10/2010 | 05:00

The thought of Brian Lenihan and his officials, sitting in the Department of Finance, biting their nails in nervous anticipation of the dire self-assessed income-tax returns, is the last fibre of the last straw that we as a sovereign people are clinging to.

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The news, of course, won't be good.

We are like any vanquished people in history; the drumbeat of defeat is all about us, bringing with it echoes of our past.

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