The romantic story of Plunkett and Grace from 1916 – Easter rising

April 2016. A century later and a time of commemoration here in Ireland. Never forgetting one of the many epic Irish love stories to be told – that of Joseph Plunkett, Irish rebel and poet and his love, Grace Gifford. “Oh, Grace just hold me in your arms and let this moment linger They’ll take me out at dawn and I will die With all my love I’ll place this wedding ring upon your finger There won’t be time to share our love for we must say goodbye For we must say goodbye” Plunkett, a member of the IRB,...

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