Monday 18 December 2017

Ian O'Doherty: Wow -- they still don't get it

Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

So, with the queen now departed from what was a hugely successful visit, how do you feel about the whole thing?

On a personal level, I was surprised at just how moving the various moments actually were.

The Garden of Remembrance, the laying of the wreath, the cúpla focal at the dinner and the brilliant meeting with the GAA were all highlights of a trip that has been loaded with symbolism.

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