(My friend David P. Stang splits his time between Washington, DC and County Kerry, Ireland. A few days ago, he sent me the following in an email, reminding me St. Paddy’s Day was coming. He seemed to think” MillersTime” readers might enjoy his take on how living in Ireland differs from living in the US.)
The Admirable Tuosist Life Style
By David P Stang
For foreigners and urban blow-ins the way of the men and women of Tuosist, an important parish in County Kerry, Ireland, may take a long time to comprehend. At least for me it took many years. Some of the facets of the Tuosist life style in contrast to big city life are fairly obvious while others are far more subtle and difficult to detect.