But defeat is a thing of weariness, of incoherence, of boredom. And above all of futility.”
An executive failure (whether in the executive proper or in the administration of the Courts) is all the less forgivable when a good workable proposal is advanced by the Commission and then ignored.
Family day at the Dail
The Dail is firmly under the thumb of the Government, whereas our Constitution envisages that it should be the reverse. The principle purpose of a Constitution is to rein in the Executive. Representative democracy exists for the same purpose.