Owen arrived back at our table and said, Things are so easy in Ireland.
I escort slug shotgun had tears in my eyes that night, but not because of the emotional nature of the song.
Lets just say, it seemed like a good idea at the time.
That night whisky would have been an angel. Ill bring it right over.On the last night we were in Dublin, we went out to get a burger (and a pint) at a recommended pub and we found a good seat and sat down.Since were winding down our time here, our list of things to do and see is longer than when we came, which is further evidence that the more you see in life, the more you want to see. Shortly afterwards, when the giant projector screen lowered right in front of our table, I realized that we had accidentally claimed the best seat in the house for the Manchester United.
Here was my thought process the night I booked the room: Hmmmm.
MGM lion lived) a tour of the, guinness Brewery (interesting fact: Guinness IS good, especially in Dublin).
Here is the photographic evidence of that gluttonous evening, shabby lighting and all: I realized when we were in Dublin that it was the first time my kids had been in an English-speaking country in over two years.
As my consolation prize for a dubious choice of hotel, I was serenaded to sleep by a very large crowd singing a stirring rendition of Danny Boy.
When I was looking at hotels, I somehow convinced myself that booking a room above a pub was a good idea.
Like every very good parent does when faced with a load of fried fish and nowhere to sit on a chilly night in Dublin, I brought the kids back to the hotel/pub and we spread it all out on the slightly less than clean carpet.
We had plenty of time to consider what we were getting, but even plenty of time could not change the fact that the heavenly smell of fried fish chips wafting at me completely muddled my brain. I should book someplace where I can get beer easily, since Im sure Im going to need it after dragging the Ruckus Brothers around town for 4 days. Luckily my kids are very heavy sleepers. We stayed for as long as we could handle the noise level and I can assure you the fans were only too happy to see. As soon as our food was ready, the people around us started looking to see who was with us to help us eat it all, but I just ushered my children out of the shop, their arms dragging with heavy bags of fish, chips, onion rings.