"I want to finish with one of my favourite poets, Maya Angelou.
Everyone deserves a second chance. This is Ireland’s second chance to treat everyone equally and with compassion and respect.
For 35 years we have hidden the reality of crisis pregnancies behind our laws. We have hidden our conscience behind the Constitution.
I would like to thank the citizens for coming out and voting in such numbers."Leo Varadkar following the Declaration on the Referendum on the Eighth Amendment
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What do I have, this proud old woman did say
I have four green fields, each one was a jewel
But strangers came and tried to take them from me
What have I now, this proud old woman did say