10 February 2015

On assignment: Ireland's last matchmaker

Willie Daly inspects some of the cattle at the family's farm in Ennistymon, a small town in Ireland's western County Clare. Mr. Daly, known for being Ireland's last traditional matchmaker, initiated in matchmaking 45 years ago following in his father’s and grandfather’s footsteps. The third generation matchmaker claims to have set up around 3,000 marriages.

Photo taken on assignment for The New York Times.



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