Ireland in Winter 1995
Ireland in Spring 2002
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Thomas deFremond, a technology product development specialist, single,
lives in Manhattan, no family living but comes from wealthy background,
laid-back and caring of others, mystified about women and aggressive in
Maggie O'Connor, a school teacher turned documentary journalist,
single, uptight with men due to unhappy experiences, modest beginnings in a big
family, neatnik, adventurous, romantic.
Eamon Loftus, a political science major who questions the ideals of
both sides of the Irish freedom movement, quits his job tracking potential
terrorists for the government for a less dangerous, more gratifying career as a
videojournalist; charming, gregarious, falls for Maggie before she opens her
mouth to say "hello" when they're paired to do a documentary on
Pennton, seventy-something professor at Trinity College in Dublin,
scientist and inventor, lives outside the tiny village of Belturbet.
Pennton’s wife, childless but motherly, totally devoted to her husband.
and Ceil Brennan, owners of Stag Hall Inn, a bed and breakfast resort in
County Cavan where men go for the fishing and women go for beauty treatments.
Thomas’s boss. Cold, calculating, unscrupulous, hungry to make his mark
in evolution of technology.
Maggie’s boss at Toulouse Productions, a small video production firm.
Maggie’s sister and nephew.
Thomas’s British counterpart with Holmes Worldwide.
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