We stopped off at…

We stopped off at the Cathedral for a bathroom break and speaking of the Manchester Martyrs, one of the innumerable stories of English oppression, this one occurring in 1867.

The local Bishop who took the side of the British, Bishop Moriarty of Kerry declared: “when we look down into the fathomless depth of this infamy of the heads of the Fenian conspiracy, we must acknowledge that eternity is not long enough, nor hell hot enough to punish such miscreants”.

That line took my fancy.

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