“So much for over there,” I said. “What about O’Brien’s trial?”
“We should live so long as to see its outcome,” Freddy said.
“Whoever gets to judge the case against O’Brien is going to have his or her hands full.
“All things considered, there are so many members of the House and Senate up on Beacon Hill expected to be defense witnesses that there’s going to be a parade of them in and out of the State House for nobody can predict how long.”
“And the outcome?” I asked.
“It’s going to be so long in the making, the young should live so long to find out,” Freddy said.
Bill Plante is a Newbury resident and retired executive editor of The Daily News.