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 (ō-brī′ən), Edna Born 1932?
Irish writer whose works, including The Lonely Girl (1962) and Johnny I Hardly Knew You (1977), explore the lives of women in modern-day Ireland.

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1. (Biography) Conor Cruise. 1917–2008, Irish diplomat and writer. As an Irish Labour MP he served in the coalition government of 1973–77, becoming a senator (1977–79). He edited the Observer (1978–81)
2. (Biography) Edna. born 1936, Irish novelist. Her books include The Country Girls (1960), Johnny I Hardly Knew You (1977), and In the Forest (2002)
3. (Biography) Flann, real name Brian O'Nolan. 1911–66, Irish novelist and journalist. His novels include At Swim-Two-Birds (1939) and the posthumously published The Third Policeman (1967). As Myles na Gopaleen he wrote a satirical column for the Irish Times
4. (Biography) Kerry. born 1945. Australian journalist and broadcaster
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15pm manager of The Reg bar Donal O'Brien saw a 15-year-old girl sitting on a pillar at Adelphi Wharf, facing the river, in a state of distress.
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A day to remember for Donal O'Brien, whose second name is Aidan and is a Wexfordman like the Ballydoyle maestro.
Lead researcher Donal O'Brien of the Queen's Sonic Arts Research Centre said: "Brain Jog consists of four enjoyable mini games specifically designed to test and improve four areas - spatial ability, memory, mathematical ability and verbal fluency.
Researcher, Donal O'Brien says, "Your participation will help us create a fantastic game experience for those over 50 and bring us one step closer to finding out whether or not 'brain training' can act in preventing cognitive decline / dementia.
Campaigner Donal O'Brien, who is one of the five due in court, said he "won't be able to give an undertaking that I will end the protest in Pallaskenry".
Donal O'Brien and Tatsuru Kono of Cushman & Wakefield represented MIC.
His first came after 25 minutes and just before the break Casey grabbed his second after Donal O'Brien had done his best to prevent a goal when he cleared Gary Sliney's free-kick off the line.
A group set up to examine auditor independence and regulation has come up with suggestions that could fundamentally alter the profession's position, writes Donal O'Brien, division president
The IBM global presence and long-standing relationship with major financial services institutions extends our capabilities in the global markets," said Donal O'Brien, IT director, Wilco International.
It's just an unbelievable feeling, my manager at Cockhill Celtic, Donal O'Brien, will probably be looking for me to reinvest in our squad for next season.
It was their dream for Johnny to ride this horse," said Shane Lyons, son of the winning trainer, about owners Simon Girvan from London and Donal O'Brien from Kilkenny.