My grandparents and mother were crowded around my grandfather’s laptop; they had lit candles on a cake and sang happy birthday. I was about to make excuses to go back to studying when my grandmother mentioned the referendum. “You know, we’ll see your sister in a few weeks. She’s coming back for the vote.”
“In the United Kingdom abortion is free on the NHS and available up to twenty four weeks — which is around when people stop listening and fail to notice the small print.”
Nearly 62 percent of Irish voters cast their ballot in favor of marriage equality!
Ireland could be the first country in the world to have voted, as a population, for marriage equality. Though she be small, she is mighty.