The vehicle then drove straight through a red light and nearly caused a collision.
The officers then turned on their siren and pulled Garda Ryan over.
Garda Ryan was convicted of careless driving and fined €300.
The Leinster Leader reports that in mitigation Garda Ryan’s barrister said that his client was a 35-year-old single woman and that because of her profession it was a huge embarrassment for her.
" "We're choosing to love him," her mother explained, "because love is a choice." There's no better wisdom Susan's mother could have imparted to her before marriage.
"Mom," she said hesitantly, "I really appreciate your feelings, but, in all honesty, how can you say you love someone you've never met?
At the end of the conversation, her mother said, "Darling, I want you to know we love you, and we love David." Susan was a bit dubious.
Built under Phase Two of the Mosque Building Fund, the masjid located at the junction of Tampines Road and Hougang Ave 3.
The mosque had undergone a major upgrading in 2006 that increased its capacity to 2,500 worshippers. Muslims can also benefit from its computer classes, which are jointly organized with self-help groups.
Masjid En-Naeem looks like most other mosques built during the same period: boxy, domed and with a tall, onion-domed minaret. As a kid I did not frequent this mosque much, I frequented Al-Mutaqqin at Ang Mo Kio instead but in 2008 I attended a Tarawih prayer during the month of Ramadhan on the invitation of a friend and colleague.
They found that she had a strong smell of alcohol and was unsteady on her feet.
Her breathalyser result was five times over the legal limit.
Erich Fromm, in his famous treatise "The Art of Loving," noted the sad consequence of this misconception: "There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet, which fails so regularly, as love." (That was back in 1956 ― chances are he'd be even more pessimistic today.) So what is love ― real, lasting love? What we value most in ourselves, we value most in others.