Smashing pumpkins

 

Sir, – A reason to be cheerful as winter looms: the light of genius in Miriam Lord’s observations on Leinster House, for example, “There were pumpkins in the canteen and they weren’t all politicians” (Dáil sketch, October 25th). Brilliant! – Yours, etc,

JOHN QUINN,

Clarinbridge,

Co Galway.