Sunday 27 May 2018

Martina Devlin: Lies won't put country back together again

Martina Devlin

Martina Devlin

WE now know how members of the Cabinet spend their free time. They pore over 'Alice in Wonderland' -- particularly the passage relating to Humpty Dumpty.

"When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty said, in a rather scornful tone, "it means just what I choose it to mean -- neither more nor less."

"The question is," said Alice, "whether you can make words mean so many different things."

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