Well yes, I do know! Never, ever judge the book by the cover!
This time I failed miserably. I was tempted and succumbed.
Seduced by the all too vivid illustrations: road signs pointing to Newry, Dundalk and
With selective vision, I concentrated on those road signs and completely ignored the pony and trap, King Puck and the statue of The Virgin Mary! All the trappings of that part of
If I took any notice at all of this is seriously questionable. I suppose having noted that Mark McCrum’s forebears were all from somewhere near to Crossmaglen, I convinced myself that he would have a quick jaunt around the South and concentrate on finding his roots in the North.
So, I happily paid my