Nicola Anderson on Fionnuala, the rock upon which Enda built his career
'I certainly never thought that it would ever go anywhere. I mean, it was a little bit of boldness, a little bit of fun. And all of a sudden you realise it's gone beyond that," Fionnuala Kenny once summed up the early days of her relationship with Enda.
Theirs was the unlikely Romeo and Juliet story across the old party line of civil war politics.
She, the loyal Fianna Fáil press secretary who commanded the respect of her boss Charlie Haughey through her shewd efficiency.