- 22 Oct 19
Who would be the first person you would invite to your birthday party?
Immediate family, pints, O’Donoghue’s, immediately.
It’s A Wonderful Life.
Most embarrassing moment of your life?
Time enough for that yet.
A hot dog and Coca-Cola on a sunny day in New York.
Favourite method of relaxation?
Walking along Dog’s Bay, breathing in the beautiful Connemara air, any time of the year.
If you weren’t pursuing your present career, what other career might you have chosen?
Being a dad.
I control-alt-delete disappointments.
Your concept of heaven?
Again, Dog’s Bay.
Your concept of hell?
What would be your dying words?
To finally master the art of what I do for a living.
Period of history you’d most like to have lived in and why?
Ancient Rome, because it’s just so visceral.
If you weren’t a human being which animal would you have chosen to be?
I think the creature Timon from The Lion King – I would be quite like him, a wise-cracking smartarse.
If you were told that the world was ending tomorrow morning, how would you react/what would you do?
“What took so long?”
Your nominee for the world’s best-dressed person?
Eva Green as Vesper Lindt in Casino Royale.
Favourite term of abuse?
Humanity’s most useful invention?
Humanity’s most useless invention?
Electric floor mop… I bought one about five years ago.
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