Tom Collins: An Irish lament for our unsung heroes

The historic Assembly Rooms building on the corner of North Street and Waring Street in Belfast city centre. Picture by Mal McCann
A friend once told me: "You know you're getting old when you are seated closer to the front of the church at funerals." When he said it, I was young enough to think it was a witty remark[...]

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