– Martin Doyle, Books Editor,
Award-winning poet and writer
"There is a special brand of human misery so steeped in hopelessness that it leaves its mark in time and place."
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"Until the sunshine and the hustleHad worn it threadbareThis extra bit of baggageIn every emigrant’s case..."
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