Eoin O'Malley: This FF-FG divide runs much deeper than a mere Civil War
The 'Grand Coalition' is out, says Eoin O'Malley, as Fianna Fail knows this would leave Sinn Fein in pole position next time
Would you be buried with my people? Enda Kenny didn't ask this of Micheal Martin, but he might as well have. His proposal was equally romantic and even more ham-fisted.
The real possibility of Fianna Fail and Fine Gael working together in a full coalition government emerged this week and then it receded.
But it could be back again. A minority government is more likely and fresh elections are a possibility.