G. Mc C.: What do you remember about the rebellion itself? Do you remember when it began on Easter Monday?
F. C.: Indeed I do [laughter]. I was that curious, I wanted to see what happened with…[laughter]… I went up to O’Connell Street to have a look at them [laughter]. Oh, and we were all put back of course down Talbot Street the… the people that was thronging O’Connell Street, you know, and watching them in the Post Office. But they fired a few shots over their heads and they weren’t long getting out of it [laughter]. It was awful that week, awful [laughter].