Aah you are saying, has the weather improved dramatically in Listowel? The short answer is no.
So why the balmy picture then?
Because it is someone else's holiday snap and I want to talk about him today.
Since I put this link
in my blog a few days ago people have asked me,
Who is he?
What is the Listowel connection?
The answer is: He is Conor Moloney, formerly of this parish. He is a brother of Jimmy Moloney, our town councillor and the man we have to thank for bringing the minutes of the Town Council meetings to us online.
Conor is becoming the more famous Moloney brother recently with his entertaining account of his travels by motorbike through the american continent.
Below is a small flavour of Conor's travelogue. I include it because it struck a cord and I saw a Listowel connection. Here in Listowel we have a hairdressers' with its very own pet repile on display. So there....