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Eoin Dempsey

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Eoin Dempsey was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1977. He grew up in the beautiful Dublin suburb of Dalkey, where he and his friends would jump into the icy waters of the Irish Sea (during summertime) to prove their manliness. Eoin had a fantastic time attending Blackrock College, where he played rugby (poorly) and did his best to coast his way through. Eoin’s first ambition was to play rugby for Ireland. Due to a lack of talent, he soon abandoned for that goal the more reasoned path of the rock star. He played in bands through his teens and well into his twenties, before harsh reality came calling, and his dreams of being the next Keith Moon faded.

Eoin made the ill-reasoned decision to study business in university, and was accepted into
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“The only way to get over the last fall is to jump back on the horse and keep riding.”
Eoin Dempsey, The Bogside Boys

“Because I needed to be valuable again. I needed to do something useful, something good.”
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“him. How can she?” “There you go talking”
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“she didn’t react. “It will pass,” Rebecca assured him. “It will all be over by Christmas.” He took another swig of beer. He knew”
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“understand one day. We all marry”
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“My name is John Lynch,” he said. “I’m from Philadelphia”
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