This is a remarkable story of the victory of spirit over adversity. Kevin Dalton spent his life from 1934 when he was two until he was sixteen in orphanages. From an early age he wanted to be ordained and this is the story of how this ambition waxed and waned through all the vicissitudes of early disadvantage. He arrived in Dublin aged 18 with only a primary education and without a job. 'This was 1951 when there were few jobs to be had. Unemployment was endemic and thousands of people were emigrating to find work ... I ...

That Could Never Be 2003, Columba Press (IE), Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9781856073936

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