‘First Dates’ at sea with cruising’s answer to Fred
sake that it was true. There I was, as, the last traditional matchmaker in Ireland, about to board one of the he world’s largest cruise ships for a week of playing Cupid in the Caribbean. an.
I’d never been on a cruise before. fore. In fact, I have hardly ever been on a boat except for the ferry going to and fro between Ireland and the Aran an Islands. As I approached and admired mired the vastness and beauty of the vessel, I wondered what my father andd grandfather would have made of it all. Most of their matchmaking was s done las “Cruis fro hos matchmak g nig i tr matchm t togethe b power ha marrie l occurre m se peopl d sh
The MSC Divina, below; Willie on the ship’s dance