The snakes get the last laugh
But the snakes are back- and triumphant. Ireland has voted to set aside Jesus's definition of marriage and embrace a pagan one.
Doubtless many will be hypocritical enough to continue to attend Mass and celebrate St. Patrick's feast day in March.
"Ochone!," as the ancient Celts would say. Somewhere in heaven- if those who dwell there are, as Catholicism teaches, allowed knowledge of what transpires here on earth- St. Patrick is surely saying it.