‘For God’s sake, open the pubs again before we all become alcoholics’ – Wicklow man pleads
A local man has penned a brief, albeit succint, appeal to the heaven’s for sanity to prevail as she struggled to adapt to the strange new reality of life in the time of the coronavirus.
In a letter published in today’s Irish Times, Wicklow man Tom McGrath summed up how many people have probably feeling in recent weeks as they are forecd to stock up on booze to socialise at home as pubs shut their doors for the foreseeable future. And perhaps have fallen into a few new bad habits …
“For God’s sake, open the pubs again before we all become alcoholics,” Tom’s one-line note appealed.
Many tweeted their approval. One commentator said: “I’m with this letter writer in today’s @IrishTimes …”