By Rachel Cunningham
Social adhesive is a term sociologists utilize to define when people’s feeling of social connection is reinforced via a common experience.
Evidently, the adhesive that bonded Caroline O’Leary, Helen Conlon as well as Kathleen Burke when the 3 women fulfilled at the Coombe Female & & Newborn University Hospital in August 1991 has only reinforced over the last 30-year period.
Their 3 children, Caoimhe, Eoin and Patrick, were all born in the very same healthcare facility within 12 hrs of each other. The 3 mommies developed a strong friendship as well as, prior to leaving the hospital, consented to fulfill the list below year when the children were one year old. Ever since, the family members have fulfilled every year considering that on Portmarnock Beach, with recently noting thirty years because their very first meeting as well as the three kids’s 30th birthday celebrations.
It was events well-rounded, as the 3 moms and their (not so childlike) youngsters enjoyed cake and also gelato on the beach and also reviewed the connections of long-lasting friendship.