Turning off the lights for our brightest
• Two weeks ago, my daughter did the Government a major favour when she removed herself from the Live Register by moving to London.
She had graduated from Limerick University with a Masters in Journalism. She then proceeded to an internship. There followed a frustrating and soul-destroying four months when the prospect of a meaningful career in this benighted isle proved to be a mirage.
So, reluctantly she had to join the vast majority of her classmates who had already taken the boat.