Monday 20 August 2018

Don't expect any tea or handshakes when bond between 'the lads' ends

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin. Photo: Gerry Mooney
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin. Photo: Gerry Mooney
Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Just before voters went to the polls in 2016, Enda Kenny and Joan Burton went for tea in Dublin's Grand Canal Dock.

It was an excoriating photocall as the coalition partners tried to make small talk about everything except their impending doom.

But it was nice that they made the effort to pretend that everything at the heart of government was rosy.

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