Every seven years this ancient land holds a contest to see who can become first of the tribe. Can he who is grey of hair and wise of spirit prevail to hold his place? Or will victory belong to one of the usurping dragons?
This is not an excerpt from the new Game of Thrones book. This is actually what's happening in Ireland's upcoming presidential election.
This week, Steve and Richie are joined by Political Correspondent Hugh O'Connell, to discuss everything you need to know about the office of the Irish President and the upcoming election.