“Seminars in UCD with third-year students on the meaning of a republic in the early 1920s. A latecomer, who said she couldn’t get parking, temporarily interrupts spirited contributions. She lives in Milltown, a 10-minute walk away. The mind boggles.”
Historian Diarmaid Ferriter, there.
Fair point though, in fairness.
Or puritan, de Valera-ian petulance.