Sunday 21st December 2014
Generation Emigration

www.irishtimes.com

Notes from another Paddy Down Under My Irish upbringing is embedded in my memory but I have forged a new life for myself in Australia and feel less and less Irish as the years go by, writes Philip Lynch.
Aerograms Philip Lynch remembers his parents as two middle-aged and capable people, as he wasn't around to watch them grow old; the aerograms his mother diligently sent to him in Australia are all he has left of them after their death.