The Irish have become pros when it comes to homecoming surprises, but this video really takes the biscuit.
Watch as a West Limerick girl arrives in Dublin and is greeted by her family and the excellent band Draíoct, but keep watching to the end and you’re sure to get shivers.
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Carmel O’Connor (26) traveled from Brisbane, Australia, to spend Christmas with her family for the first time in four years. So excited with the great news, the O’Connors gathered as a group, including the band Draíoct, to meet her at Dublin airport.
Little did her family know that Carmel had a surprise of her own and her family’s reaction is priceless.
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There's something special about Christmas homecomings. Here's a compilation of some moments at Dublin Airport over Christmas 2013 that will bring a tear to your eye.
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*Originally published in December 2014.