John Gardner

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Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1

Humbert, pain in the arse, pain in the brain. My abuser, my abetter. Hum-bert: the breath closed off by my shuttered lips before they pop towards… Wa(...)

Ryan Bell, a student of Oatlands College in Stillorgan, Dublin, got his results rechecked this year and obtained a higher result. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Education authorities do not want to draw attention to the “worrying” volume of upgrades in the Leaving Cert as it could undermine public confidence i(...)

We know a great deal more about Geoffrey Chaucer than we do about any other early writer in English, because he was a civil servant who played an a(...)

Making Way, by Theo Dorgan
  • Books
  • July 13, 2013, 01:00

Tom Harrington, 50-something and recently bereaved, is sailing on the Mediterranean. His boat is The Lon Dubh, a “Cheoy Lee, built in Hong Kong 1960. (...)